At Mon, 20 Jun 2005 13:26:06 -0300,
Juan Linietsky wrote:
I know. But they are called "legacy" devices.
> These options exists in the soundchips for compatibility with old sound
Note that all of the above are old hardwares nowadays.
The recent cards don't have these options. They are set up via ACPI
> So, my main question is *why* isnt this autodetected by the
As mentioned, it's disabled per default just for safety reason.
Technically seen, the auto-probing is possible. For example, the
auto-probing is already implemented in joystick_port options, indeed -
just pass the value 1. But, unfortunately, it's not implemented for
all mpu401 options.
> In my personal
The legacy device support is much worse than ISA-PnP.