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Bug 507

Summary: Alsa 0.9 ebuilds
Product: Portage Development Reporter: Arcady Genkin <agenkin-gentoo-bugzilla>
Component: UnclassifiedAssignee: Daniel Robbins (RETIRED) <drobbins>
Severity: enhancement CC: agenkin-gentoo-bugzilla, gentoo
Priority: High    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: x86   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

Description Arcady Genkin 2002-02-03 00:08:46 UTC
The three ebuilds (alsa-driver, alsa-lib, and alsa-utils) posted at the url:

install latest 0.9 version of alsa drivers.
Comment 1 Tod M. Neidt (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2002-02-03 01:11:27 UTC
I'll take this one if no one objects.
Comment 2 Arcady Genkin 2002-02-03 01:38:18 UTC
Here's a chaser:

I wasn't sure whether it's kosher to run the "snddevices" scripts, creating 
the appropriate device nodes, from the ebuild script for alsa-driver.  Perhaps 
that script should even be installed somewhere for the user to run after the 
portage installation. 
Comment 3 Tod M. Neidt (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2002-02-03 23:04:40 UTC
Commited to CVS.
Initially packaged masked for further testing.
The alsa-lib-0.9.0beta10a package no longer supplies, but rather  This will break everthing previously linked against
(And I mean everything, I could not get Gnome desktop to start without
recompiling everything against  Fortunately,
seems to be backwards compatibile with, so I added a symlink from
.2 to .1
This needs further testing, particularly for desktops and apps other than Gnome.

The good news is that I am listening to my mp3's, so it works.

Added version munging, ebuilds should be version independent if subsequent betas
are released and removed src_unpack hack.

Thanks Arcady! 
Comment 4 Bart Verwilst 2002-02-04 04:02:07 UTC
*** Bug 367 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***