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Bug 507 - Alsa 0.9 ebuilds
Summary: Alsa 0.9 ebuilds
Alias: None
Product: Portage Development
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Unclassified (show other bugs)
Hardware: x86 Linux
: High enhancement (vote)
Assignee: Daniel Robbins (RETIRED)
: 367 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Reported: 2002-02-03 00:08 UTC by Arcady Genkin
Modified: 2011-10-30 22:21 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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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. ***