[Pkg-alsa-devel] lib32asound2 in wheezy?

Mason Loring Bliss mason at blisses.org
Tue Nov 27 21:35:44 UTC 2012

On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 08:23:44AM +1100, Luke Yelavich wrote:

> Lib32asound2 is no longer around due to multi-arch. Multi-arch allows the
> installation of i386 libraries on an amd64 system, so if you wanted to use
> i386 plugins and ALSA libraries, you would install libasound2:i386 and
> libasound2-plugins:i386.

Ah, but then a further question... Why is there a lib32asound2 but not a
lib32asound2-plugins? Is it just the case that lib32asound2 is a historical
oddity that hasn't been cleaned up yet?

 Mason Loring Bliss         mason at blisses.org        http://blisses.org/  
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