Please cherry-pick audio patch for Dell Optiplex

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at
Tue Aug 3 12:43:38 UTC 2010

On 08/03/2010 01:50 AM, David Henningsson wrote:
> I would like us to cherry-pick commit b08b1637ce from
>, put it into
> Maverick, test it there for a month or two and assuming no regressions,
> I'll submit it to stable at and it'll reach Lucid that way. It's
> in Takashi's tree, so it will be in 2.6.36.
> If applied, it will fix playback on several Dell Optiplex machines and
> some others. There is a theoretical risc for regressions for people
> having ALC268 chips with broken BIOSes, but I believe it is very small,
> but still that's why I would like some testing in Maverick first.
> (If the patch does not apply cleanly, apply 5d4abf93 first.)

Propose them as stable updates to stable at _after_ they've been 
merged into Linus' tree.

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at

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