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NEXTSTEP for Intel Processors Release 3.3

Sound Driver Overview

Driver: Compaq Business Audio
Driver Overview: NeXTanswer #1779
Last Update:
April 23, 1997

Availability Information

A version of this driver is on the CDROM
Newer Released Driver in NeXTanswers*:
No, Version 0.00, as NeXTanswer #
Newer Beta Driver in NeXTanswers*: No, Version 0.00, as NeXTanswer #

Driver Name / Installer .pkg: CompaqBusinessAudio
Driver Type: Sound
Driver Scope: Specific Product
Supported Components: Analog Devices AD184
PC Bus / Interface Supported by Driver**: Integrated

General Overview notes: This Driver supports audio in Compaq DeskPro/M (EISA) and Compaq DeskPro/i (ISA) only. Note that newer Compaq systems use the Microsoft Sound System implementations.

Supported Products / Add-on Adapters:

Supported Products / Systems (ie integrated into PC System):
Compaq Deskpro / M
Compaq Deskpro / I

Special Features of Driver / Driver Notes:

Sound Driver Details

Supported Connectors:
1/8" Microphone In, 1/8" Stereo Line-Out, 1/8" Stereo Speaker
Access Mode:
Adapter Memory: N/A
16-bit Linear, 8-bit Linear

Known Problems

Driver Version Notes

Future Planning

Future / Update Planning:

Reason for New Driver / Update:
New Driver / Update Timeframe:

New Driver / Update Description:

Note: Information contained in the "Future Planning" section of this document does not constitute a commitment on the part of NeXT to complete the planned development work.

* - Any NeXTanswer number that is blank indicates that a driver will not be released for this version of NEXTSTEP.

** - Indicates information that is inclusive of the entire capability of this driver. Not all devices supported by this driver may include all features listed. Check any available NeXTanswers and the hardware manual for the device for additional information.

Product Vendor

Compaq Computers
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