Re: what's with pulseaudio
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- Subject: Re: what's with pulseaudio
- From: Kelly Clowers <email@example.com>
- Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2011 09:04:34 -0800
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On Thu, Dec 1, 2011 at 08:58, Brad Alexander <email@example.com> wrote:
> The conclusion I have come to is that PA works fine if you install a new
> box, but when it upgrades over ALSA or whatever, things get b0rken. I
> recently had to uninstall it from my workstation (built in 2006 or 2007) to
> get sound back on my desktop.
> Now on my laptop, which was built 6 months ago, PA seems to work fine. There
> are differences...The workstation is running sid, i386 (kinda), and 6 years
> old. The laptop is amd64, running wheezy and 6 months old.
> You can use equivs to set up a pulseaudio-dummy package to keep it from
> getting reinstalled in the future.