Bug 7702

Summary: Audible click or pop from speakers each time digital sound is played with CS4232
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: mark.levitt
Component: kernelAssignee: Michael K. Johnson <johnsonm>
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Version: 6.1   
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description mark.levitt 1999-12-09 12:53:47 UTC
If a digital sound file is played, there is a short pop just as the sound

The pop happens everytime gnome plays a sound, a sound is cated
to /dev/audio, or xmms starts playing an mp3.

This does not happen when the same hardware is running Windows NT.

Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 2000-01-04 22:20:59 UTC
Assigned to dledford

Comment 2 mark.levitt 2000-01-31 15:37:59 UTC
Two things: One, it is actually a CS4236.
Second, I've installed the OSS/Linux (the non-free one) driver and the pop does
not occur.

Comment 3 Matthew McClintock 2001-07-19 02:53:49 UTC
I would just like too add that I get this also with the cs4232 driver on a Dell 
Latitude CPi

Comment 4 Alan Cox 2002-12-14 01:48:55 UTC
This was fixed in later kernels for some hardware. Other systems will pop as the
amplifier has a power control that pops and we want to turn it on/off to save power.