Sound card vendor support (was: Re: [PlanetCCRMA] drop outs with FC8 and latest CCRMA kernel)

Lamar Owen lowen at
Fri Jan 4 10:17:02 2008

On Friday 04 January 2008, John Dey wrote:
> I have heard some of the arguments that vendors have been
> non-cooperative.  

FWIW (and, IIRC), Echo Audio themselves provided source for their cards, which 
gave the ALSA people what they needed to get a working ALSA drive for the 
Echo line.  I have an older 20-bit Layla; works very well indeed.
Lamar Owen
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