It won't work well for everybody, then it won't live in mainline.
Because newcomers will enable it, be pissed off with crap sound etc...
"Political" reasons I'm afraid...
I don't say that driver is useless or something similar.
I'd object to such statement myself. It is fun to play with.
Keeping it as a separate patch is completely sane thing to do.
> I have two machines here that want it, and on which it works fine. One of
> them is a modern server.
> It's a small patch and decently coded. Sure, it could use a little more
> work, but that is exactly what it will get if it's in mainline. I'm in
> favor of seeing this in mainline.
Me too, but my initials are not LT :(
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