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Old 01-21-06, 03:54 PM   #2
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Exclamation Re: [nForce sound] ALSA vs Nvidia OSS drivers

Originally Posted by chareos

reading that ALSA does mixing via software while nvidia OSS do that via hardware, I was considering move from Alsa to nVidia nforce drivers.

Hardware mixing can only do nForce1/2 with MCP-D/T southbridge. Only these MCP chipsets have APU (DSP processor). The Nforce3/4 have ordinary AC97 codec instead because Nvidia had to drop APU .
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