Re: Shouldn't kernel-image-2.6.x-y-z depend on alsa-base ?
Josselin Mouette wrote:
Please not. There's people running kernels without needing sound or
alsa-base. I wouldn't mind recommends/suggests, but depends is a litte
bit strong IMO.
2.6 kernel, alsa-base doesn't end up being installed. The result is that
for most sound cards, both OSS and ALSA modules end up installed,
resulting in various and random problems. To avoid that, shouldn't the
kernel-image packages for 2.6 depend on alsa-base?
Thomas Viehmann, http://thomas.viehmann.net/