SND_VIA8233(4) MidnightBSD Kernel Interfaces Manual SND_VIA8233(4)

NAME

snd_via8233 — VIA Technologies VT8233 bridge device driver

SYNOPSIS

To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your kernel configuration file:

device sound
device snd_via8233

Alternatively, to load the driver as a module at boot time, place the following line in loader.conf(5):

snd_via8233_load="YES"

DESCRIPTION

The snd_via8233 bridge driver allows the generic audio driver, sound(4), to attach to the VIA VT8233 audio devices. These audio chipsets are integrated in the southbridge on many VIA based motherboards.

HARDWARE

The snd_via8233 driver supports the following audio chipsets:

VIA VT8233

VIA VT8233A

VIA VT8233C

VIA VT8235

VIA VT8237

SEE ALSO

sound(4)

HISTORY

The snd_via8233 device driver first appeared in FreeBSD 4.7.

AUTHORS

This manual page was written by Joel Dahl 〈joel@FreeBSD.org〉.

BUGS

The snd_via8233 driver does not support S/PDIF. There is partial support in the code, so implementing it should be fairly easy if the right hardware is available.

MidnightBSD 0.3 December 1, 2005 MidnightBSD 0.3