[Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#537364: Bug#537364: Squeeze: alsaconf removed!

Elimar Riesebieter riesebie at lxtec.de
Fri Jul 17 18:12:27 UTC 2009

severity 537364 minor


* David Moerike [090717 15:56 +0200]

> In Squeeze, there often is no sound if the computer has two
> soundcards and the second one is used.  In Lenny, there is the
> same problem. But when this happens, it is fixed by running
> alsaconf as root.  In package alsa-utils in Squeeze, there no
> longer is alsaconf, so the problem cannot be fixed.
> Soution: the alsaconf script must again be built into the package.

alsaconf is much too buggy to maintain it for 11 archs. A quite better
solution is: RTFM! at /usr/share/doc/alsa-base/README.Debian.gz

Bug closed.


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