[RDD] updated to 2.3.0, lost ASI cards

Nathan Steele nathan.steele at thecrossfm.com
Thu Jan 17 12:15:38 EST 2013


well something broke it and rebooting into the previous kernel fixed it 
so.........

Nathaniel C. Steele
Assistant Chief Engineer/Technical Director
WTRM-FM / TheCrossFM

On 1/15/2013 9:54 PM, Fred Gleason wrote:
> On Jan 9, 2013, at 00:36 42, Christopher Cmolik (RIT Student) wrote:
>
>> With our ASI cards we have always had to make sure to recompile the ASI kernel module for either hpklinux or the alsa snd_asihpi driver. Kernel modules are built using the current working kernel's source tree, so it's by default installed to the current kernel version kernel directory (i.e. /lib/modules/`uname -r`)
> This was one of the major factors driving our decision to base Broadcast Appliance on CentOS.  The CentOS Upstream Distributor has developed a technology that allows kernel updates to be performed (within certain well-defined limits) *without* breaking binary compatibility with third-party kernel drivers.  As a result, kernel updates on Broadcast Appliance do *not* break the ASI (nor any other complying) driver.  You can find the technical details at:
>
> 	http://dup.et.redhat.com/presentations/DriverUpdateProgramTechnical.pdf
>
> Cheers!
>
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