Re: why does ubuntu cripple alsa?!?
On Tuesday 11 December 2007, Alan Ezust wrote:
> I want to run alsaconf. It's not there.
> i want to run snddevices script. It's not there either.
> I search and search the ubuntu forums. In the end, it seems everyone
> in ubuntu-land must resort to compiling alsa from SOURCE to get sound
> on their laptop. WTF?!?
> Obviously ubuntu is having serious problems with packing alsa
> properly. Why is that? Could someone from debian land give them a
> hand please?!?
> What would happen if I tried to install debian lenny's alsa-utils on
> a ubuntu gutsy gibbon?
> PS: sorry if this is not the appropriate list for this, I plan to
> post it to some sort of ubuntu forum once I figure out which one is
> the right one.
well, this is a *DEBIAN* development mailing list, if ubuntu team isn't
able to package alsa properly you should rant on UBUNTU ml and forums.
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