> > Hi, I recently bought a Latitude LSt and I can't seem to get sound
> > support working.
> This problem is caused by the NM256 driver writing to registers that
> it shouldn't be under the Neomagic spec. I sat down with Dev Mazumdar
> of 4Front Technologies today personally and ascertained this fact.
> Fixing this problem involves modifying about 3 lines of code. I have
> the same notebook and had the same problem, however it is now fixed.
> Patched versions of the OSS/Commercial drivers should be up within a
> few days with OSS/Lite patches following shortly thereafter.
This is really good news. Do you know if it is included in 3.9.3n
(doesn't look so by the changelog though, but perhaps it's in the ac97
mixer)? Are the OSS/Lite stuff in the kernel updated automatically?
Doesn't seem to be in 2.4.0-test5.
Would you mind sending the patch? I'd appreciate it.