[Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#106244: #106244

David B Harris dbharris@eelf.ddts.net
Sat, 28 Feb 2004 11:08:08 -0500

On Sat, 28 Feb 2004 16:44:40 +0100
Thomas Hood <jdthood@yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> Generally the preinst is the right place to rename configuration files.
> However, I have just realized that this doesn't matter here because
> the alsa-base maintainer scripts do not in fact unload and load
> any modules.  Hence they do not need to store and restore mixer levels.
> And they don't.  (Exception: the postinst does a "alsactl store"
> presumably in order to ensure that there is an initial copy of
> asound.state .)

Rightey-o then :)