Bug#404040: [Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#404040: alsa-oss: aoss doesn't work when /proc/asound is not present

Elimar Riesebieter riesebie at lxtec.de
Fri Dec 29 16:35:02 UTC 2006

On Thu, 21 Dec 2006 the mental interface of
Milan Zamazal told:

> Package: alsa-oss
> Version: 1.0.12-1
> Severity: normal
> /usr/bin/aoss checks for /proc/asound presence.  If the directory is not
> present, the called program is silently run without being wrapped.  But
> on some systems (such as virtual machines) ALSA is available even when
> /proc/asound is not present.  It's confusing when the program gets
> simply run unwrapped without any warning.

Hmm, does it run as you want then?


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