and yet, despite having a bug report open for close to 3 years, with numerous contributions, i still have no proper support for my laptop.
thing has been tagged 'assigned' since late 2007 ......
ALSA is high latency? Got any links?
I think the minor collection of sound cards supported in oss4, is the reason why it is not widely supported in different distributions.
Oh and they also have some pretty strict licenses.