[Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#432678: Bug#432678: alsa-utils: alsaconf kills OSS applications

Elimar Riesebieter riesebie at lxtec.de
Wed Jul 11 17:19:12 UTC 2007

tags 432678 wontfix


On Wed, 11 Jul 2007 the mental interface of
Chris Lale told:

> Package: alsa-utils
> Version: 1.0.13-2
> Severity: normal
> Running alsaconf (eg to configure a sound card) causes OSS apps (eg 
> XMMS, Audacity, etc) to stop working in Etch (Stable). The error 
> messages are:

Hey you guys out there, why are you using alsaconf? Trust udev and
you're done.

2.6 is in Etch. We don't distribute 2.4 kernels. So should we remove
alsaconf (which is buggy on almost each corner) from alsa-utils? It
should be the best!


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