Manual Reference Pages - SND_FM801 (4)
- Forte Media FM801 bridge device driver
To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your
kernel configuration file:
.Cd device sound
.Cd device snd_fm801
Alternatively, to load the driver as a module at boot time, place the
following line in
bridge driver allows the generic audio driver,
to attach audio devices based on the Forte Media FM801 chipset.
This is a common chipset found in various parts used by OEM manufacturers.
driver supports audio devices based on the following chipset:
device driver first appeared in
.Fx 4.2 .
This manual page was written by
.An Joel Dahl Aq joel@FreeBSD.org .
The Forte Media FM801 chipset is a sort of PCI bridge, not an actual
sound controller, making it possible to have soundless support.
One problem is that both chipsets, with and without sound support, use the
same PCI ID.
This makes it impossible to determine which one is installed.
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