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Re: kdelibs in sid depends libjack0.80.0-0 which depends jackd; see 248665

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@debian.org> writes:

> On Sun, 15 Aug 2004, Matthew Garrett wrote:
>> Paul Johnson <baloo@ursine.ca> wrote:
>> > No kidding.  I don't see much point for KDE to have anything to do with
>> > arts.  If you want to play more than one sound at once, spend $10 and
>> > get a sound card worthy of being called such, like a SBLive and not some
>> > total piece of shit like pretty much anything involving ac97.
>> It's non-trivial to add a new sound card to a laptop (no, stuff like the
>> Extigy does not count). An SBLive does not provide you with
>> network-transparent audio.
> Stuff like ALSA provides you with hardware mixing in the proper place if you
> really need it (although it probably needs better docs on how to do that).
> Stuff like jack could (and maybe it even does) provide you with a NAS
> plugin.

JACK is designed with low-latency in mind from the grounds up.
A NAS output plugin is very unlikely.


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