[Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#449418: Bug#449418: biarch plugin directory not used in configure

Elimar Riesebieter riesebie at lxtec.de
Mon Nov 5 22:35:18 UTC 2007

severity 449418 normal

On Mon, 05 Nov 2007 the mental interface of
Stijn van Drongelen told:

> Package: lib32asound2
> Version: 1.0.14a-2
> Severity: important
> Hi,
> It seems the biarch support in ALSA is still incomplete,

Of coarse yes :(

> and part of the problem is that the paths to the 'other arch''s
> libraries isn't passed into the configuration.
> In debian/rules of alsa-lib, there is a variable called bilibdir,
> which contains the path to the ALSA plugins, but it isn't passed
> to ./configure using the --with-plugindir flag. There might be
> more places where the incorrect default value for the library path
> is assumed.

The default is /usr/lib/alsa-lib. You want the biarch build with
--with-plugindir=$bilibdir/alsa-lib ?

> Another problem with biarch support is that alsa-plugins doesn't
> support biarch-ity at all (see #436201).

I know. I don't have a 64bit machine handy. But you? Patches are
welcome ;)


  >what IMHO then?
  IMHO - Inhalation of a Multi-leafed Herbal Opiate ;)
              --posting from alex in debian-user--

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