[pulseaudio-discuss] A report about an enhancement for ALSA firewire stack
wagi at monom.org
Mon Jul 28 07:06:37 PDT 2014
On 07/23/2014 11:17 AM, Takashi Sakamoto wrote:
> Dear all,
> My work for ALSA firewire stack was pulled into Linux 3.16, therefore
> Linux 3.16 newly supports 60-70 firewire sound devices. The work may
> affects user-space applications such like FFADO. Additionally, I leave
> some issues for the stack.
> So I wrote a report about my work.
> Table of contents
> 1. Introduction
> 2. Common Specifications
> 3. Device features
> 4. Existing drivers
> 5. Investigation for user-land driver
> 6. Investigation for kernel-land driver
> 7. Enhancement of ALSA firewire stack
> 8. Driver implementation
> 9. Rest of issue
> I hope ALSA maintainers to read section 8 and 9.
> For FFADO developers, section 3, 5, 8 will be good information.
> For JACK/PulseAudio and Linux firewire subsystem developers, section 4,
> 5, 6, 7, 9 will be good information.
> I'm not a good English writer and have a little experiences to write
> technical documents. It's my glad to receive some corrections,
> indications, supplements and so on from you.
Great work! I really appreciate your hard work. Unfortunately I am a
little busy and don't have time to review soon.
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