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NEO(4)							   BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual 						    NEO(4)

neo -- NeoMagic MagicMedia 256 audio device driver SYNOPSIS
neo* at pci? dev ? function ? audio* at audiobus? DESCRIPTION
The neo driver provides support for the NeoMagic MagicMedia 256AV and 256ZX AC'97 audio devices, found on many laptops. The MagicMedia 256AV also comes in a variant (usually found on Dell and HP laptops) that works in Windows Sound System emulation mode, not in AC'97 mode. That variant of the chip must be used with the wss(4) driver. The neo driver will not attach to such chips. SEE ALSO
ac97(4), audio(4), intro(4), midi(4), pci(4), wss(4) HISTORY
The neo device driver appeared in NetBSD 1.5.1. BUGS
The MagicMedia 256 series is not well-documented. No MIDI or FM synthesizer capability is provided with the MagicMedia 256 in AC'97 mode. While those capabilities are provided by the Windows driver for the chip, they are emulated by the Windows driver, and not directly supported by the hardware. BSD
June 22, 2005 BSD

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emuxki -- Creative Labs SBLive! and PCI 512 audio device driver SYNOPSIS
emuxki* at pci? dev ? function ? audio* at audiobus? DESCRIPTION
The emuxki device driver supports Creative Sound Blaster Live! cards as well as the Sound Blaster PCI 512. These Environmental Audio cards are based upon the programmable EMU10K1 digital-processing chip. Hardware features: o E-mu Systems, Inc. EMU10K1 music synthesis engine o 64-voice hardware polyphony with E-mu's patented 8-point interpolation technology o Up to 1024-voice polyphony with multi-timbre capability o Support for real-time digital effects like reverb, chorus, flanger, pitch shifter, or distortion across any audio source o User-selectable settings are optimized for headphones, two or four speakers o Creative Multi Speaker Surround (CMSS) technology places any mono or stereo source in a 360 degree audio space o Processes sample rates from 5kHz to 48kHz o Hardware full duplex support enables simultaneous record and playback at 8 standard sample rates o Allows multiple audio sources playback on the same speaker system SEE ALSO
ac97(4), audio(4), joy(4), pci(4) HISTORY
The emuxki device driver appeared in NetBSD 1.5.3. AUTHORS
The emuxki driver was written by Yannick Montulet <>. BUGS
Currently, this driver does not support multiple source recording, MIDI nor the multi-voice capability. BSD
June 22, 2005 BSD
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