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Bug 72485

Summary: media-sound/usbmidi is only needed for kernels <= 2.4
Product: Gentoo Linux Reporter: Paul Sorensen <Paul.Sorensen>
Component: Current packagesAssignee: Gentoo Sound Team <sound>
Severity: normal    
Priority: High    
Version: unspecified   
Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
Bug Depends on:    
Bug Blocks: 145809    
Attachments: usbmidi-1.0.ebuild.diff

Description Paul Sorensen 2004-11-25 08:49:22 UTC
The code in the usbmidi package was adopted into the source of the 2.5/2.6 kernel (module usb_midi).  Please add a note in the package to this effect.

Reproducible: Always
Steps to Reproduce:
Comment 1 Jeremy Huddleston (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2004-11-25 13:31:17 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 72310 ***
Comment 2 Paul Sorensen 2004-11-25 22:43:54 UTC
This isn't a dup (at least one should stay open).  This is a request to make it clear in the description of the package that it isn't needed for kernels <= 2.4
Comment 3 Paul Sorensen 2004-11-25 23:03:21 UTC
Sorry - I meant >= 2.5
Comment 4 Jakub Moc (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-01-15 14:06:14 UTC
Reopening... Not a dupe.
Comment 5 Jakub Moc (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-01-15 14:19:31 UTC
Created attachment 107062 [details, diff]

bail out on kernels other than 2.4
Comment 6 Stefan Schweizer (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2007-02-12 20:13:51 UTC
thanks, committed