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! Package
 
! Package
 
! Stable Release  
 
! Stable Release  
(2007-06-11)
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(2012-01-25)
 
! Development Release
 
! Development Release
 
! Description
 
! Description
 
|-  
 
|-  
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/driver/ Driver]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/driver/ Driver ({{ALSA download package|module=driver}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=driver|release=stable}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=driver|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=driver|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=driver|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Kernel drivers
 
| Kernel drivers
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/firmware/ Firmware]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/firmware/ Firmware {{ALSA download package|module=firmware}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=firmware|release=stable}}
+
| {{ALSA download file|module=firmware|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=firmware|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=firmware|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Firmware for cards that require it
 
| Firmware for cards that require it
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/lib/ Library]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/lib/ Library ({{ALSA download package|module=lib}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=lib|release=stable}}
+
| {{ALSA download file|module=lib|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=lib|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=lib|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Userspace library
 
| Userspace library
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/plugins/ Plugins]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/plugins/ Plugins ({{ALSA download package|module=plugins}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=lib|release=stable}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=plugins|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=lib|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=plugins|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Additional library plugins Eg.jack, pulse, maemo ...
 
| Additional library plugins Eg.jack, pulse, maemo ...
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/utils/ Utilities]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/utils/ Utilities ({{ALSA download package|module=utils}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=utils|release=stable}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=utils|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=utils|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=utils|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Utilities aplay,arecord,amixer etc
 
| Utilities aplay,arecord,amixer etc
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/tools/ Tools]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/tools/ Tools ({{ALSA download package|module=tools}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=tools|release=stable}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=tools|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=tools|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=tools|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Tools
 
| Tools
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/pyalsa/ PyALSA]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/pyalsa/ PyALSA ({{ALSA download package|module=python}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=python|release=stable}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=python|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=python|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=python|release=development|short=true}}
 
| Python bindings for ALSA lib
 
| Python bindings for ALSA lib
 
|-
 
|-
| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/oss/ OSS compat lib]
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| [ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/oss-lib/ OSS compat lib ({{ALSA download package|module=oss}})]
| {{ALSA download file|module=oss|release=stable}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=oss|release=stable|short=true}}
| {{ALSA download file|module=oss|release=development}}
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| {{ALSA download file|module=oss|release=development|short=true}}
 
| OSS compatibility library
 
| OSS compatibility library
 
|-
 
|-
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See [[ChangeLogs]] to find out what has changed since the previous release.
 
See [[ChangeLogs]] to find out what has changed since the previous release.
 +
 +
==Detailed package descriptions==
 +
 +
===alsa-driver===
 +
 +
alsa-driver contains the ALSA components that run in kernel space (e.g. all the modules). It also contains a few user-space components, including the alsasound startup script and a set of ALSA headers.
 +
 +
This package is now obsolete, as kernel.org is now taking updates to the modules directly from the ALSA GIT server.
 +
 +
===alsa-lib===
 +
 +
alsa-lib contains the user space library that developers compile ALSA applications against.
 +
 +
===alsa-utils===
 +
 +
alsa-utils contains various generic ALSA command line tools, such as amixer, aplay, alsaconf, etc.
 +
 +
===alsa-tools===
 +
 +
alsa-tools contains various more obscure tools and loaders.
 +
 +
===alsa-firmware===
 +
 +
alsa-firmware contains binary drivers for various third-party products.
 +
 +
===alsa-plugins===
 +
 +
alsa-plugins contains plugins for various ALSA needs (e.g. Jack).
 +
 +
===alsa-oss===
 +
 +
alsa-oss contains the OSS compatibilty layer.
 +
 +
===pyalsa===
 +
 +
pyalsa contains the Python bindings for ALSA
  
 
==<tt>.bz2</tt> extension handling==
 
==<tt>.bz2</tt> extension handling==
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The <tt>.bz2</tt> extension belongs to the bzip2 compression utility which replaces gzip. You may unpack the <tt>.tar.bz2</tt> files directly using one of the following commands:
 
The <tt>.bz2</tt> extension belongs to the bzip2 compression utility which replaces gzip. You may unpack the <tt>.tar.bz2</tt> files directly using one of the following commands:
 
         ''using the newer version of tar:''
 
         ''using the newer version of tar:''
  <nowiki>tar xjf </nowiki>''&lt;file&gt;''
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  <nowiki>tar -xjf </nowiki>''&lt;file&gt;''
 
   
 
   
 
         '''or''', ''using the older version of tar:''
 
         '''or''', ''using the older version of tar:''
  <nowiki>tar xIf </nowiki>''&lt;file&gt;''
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  <nowiki>tar -xIf </nowiki>''&lt;file&gt;''
 
   
 
   
 
         '''or''', ''with all versions of tar:''
 
         '''or''', ''with all versions of tar:''
  <nowiki>bunzip2 -c </nowiki>''&lt;file&gt;''<nowiki> | tar xf -</nowiki>
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  <nowiki>bunzip2 -c </nowiki>''&lt;file&gt;''<nowiki> | tar -xf -</nowiki>
  
 
==FTP Access==
 
==FTP Access==
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'''Primary Site'''
 
'''Primary Site'''
 
*[ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org:/pub ftp.alsa-project.org:/pub]
 
*[ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org:/pub ftp.alsa-project.org:/pub]
 +
*[http://mirrors.zerg.biz/alsa mirrors.zerg.biz/alsa]
 +
'''Asia Mirrors'''
 +
*[ftp://mirrors.go-parts.com/alsa/ mirrors.go-parts.com/alsa/]
 
'''US Mirrors'''
 
'''US Mirrors'''
 
*[ftp://ftp.silug.org:/pub/alsa ftp.silug.org:/pub/alsa]
 
*[ftp://ftp.silug.org:/pub/alsa ftp.silug.org:/pub/alsa]
*[ftp://ftp.rfc822.org:/pub/mirror/ftp.alsa-project.org/pub ftp.rfc822.org:/pub/mirror/ftp.alsa-project.org/pub]
 
 
'''Europe Mirrors'''
 
'''Europe Mirrors'''
*[ftp://ftp.sunet.se:/pub/Linux/alsa ftp.sunet.se:/pub/Linux/alsa]
 
 
*[ftp://ftp.task.gda.pl:/pub/linux/misc/alsa ftp.task.gda.pl:/pub/linux/misc/alsa]
 
*[ftp://ftp.task.gda.pl:/pub/linux/misc/alsa ftp.task.gda.pl:/pub/linux/misc/alsa]
 
*[ftp://gd.tuwien.ac.at:/opsys/linux/alsa gd.tuwien.ac.at:/opsys/linux/alsa]
 
*[ftp://gd.tuwien.ac.at:/opsys/linux/alsa gd.tuwien.ac.at:/opsys/linux/alsa]
 
*[ftp://ftp.iasi.roedu.net:/pub/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org ftp.iasi.roedu.net:/pub/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org]
 
*[ftp://ftp.iasi.roedu.net:/pub/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org ftp.iasi.roedu.net:/pub/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org]
'''Asia Mirrors'''
 
*[ftp://linux.sarang.net:/mirror/driver/sound/alsa linux.sarang.net:/mirror/driver/sound/alsa]
 
  
 
==FTP via HTTP (web) access==
 
==FTP via HTTP (web) access==
  
'''Primary Site'''
+
'''Asia Sites'''
*[http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa/ftp http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa/ftp]
+
*[http://mirrors.go-parts.com/alsa/ http://mirrors.go-parts.com/alsa/]
 +
 
 
'''Europe Sites'''
 
'''Europe Sites'''
 
*[http://dl.ambiweb.de/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org http://dl.ambiweb.de/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org]
 
*[http://dl.ambiweb.de/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org http://dl.ambiweb.de/mirrors/ftp.alsa-project.org]
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*[http://gd.tuwien.ac.at/opsys/linux/alsa http://gd.tuwien.ac.at/opsys/linux/alsa]
 
*[http://gd.tuwien.ac.at/opsys/linux/alsa http://gd.tuwien.ac.at/opsys/linux/alsa]
 
*[http://alsa.cybermirror.org http://alsa.cybermirror.org]
 
*[http://alsa.cybermirror.org http://alsa.cybermirror.org]
 +
*[http://www.jumper.nu/alsa/ http://jumper.nu/alsa] (Sweden)
  
==Developers: HG access==
+
==Developers: GIT access==
  
*[http://hg-mirror.alsa-project.org/ HG Repository]
+
*[[GIT Server]]
 +
*[http://git.alsa-project.org/ GIT Repository]
  
==(Unofficial) Daily Snapshot Tarballs==
+
==Online Snapshot From ALSA Server==
  
The tarballs of the latest HG version with ready-for-build configure script are available at:
+
Tarballs are generated from the latest code in ALSA GIT repositories immediately. Get very fresh ALSA code now.
*[ftp://ftp.suse.com/pub/projects/alsa/snapshot/ Daily Snapshot]
+
  
==Tracker System==
+
*[http://www.alsa-project.org/snapshot/ Online snapshot]
  
*[https://bugtrack.alsa-project.org/alsa-bug Bugs]
+
==Daily Snapshot Tarballs (from Takashi Iwai)==
  
==ALSA HG (Mercurial) SCM repositories==
+
The tarballs of the latest GIT version with ready-for-build configure script are available at:
 +
*[http://ftp.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/people/tiwai/alsa/ Daily Snapshot]
  
HG (Mercurial) SCM can be found at http://www.selenic.com/mercurial.
+
==Tracker System==
  
The ALSA sources can be obtained using:
+
*[https://bugtrack.alsa-project.org/alsa-bug Bugs]
<nowiki>hg clone http://hg-mirror.alsa-project.org/alsa-driver alsa-driver</nowiki>
+
A full list of ALSA repositories can be found at the [http://hg-mirror.alsa-project.org/ HG Repository].
+
 
+
As an alternative to HG you may also try via rsync access:
+
<nowiki>rsync -avz --delete rsync://alsa.alsa-project.org/hg </nowiki>''your_directory''
+
 
+
To get the latest code, but without the .hg repository (encouraged if you are not using HG):
+
<nowiki>rsync -avz --delete --exclude=.hg* rsync://alsa.alsa-project.org/hg </nowiki>''your_directory''
+
  
 
==Rsync==
 
==Rsync==
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|+ ''ALSA rsync access''
 
|+ ''ALSA rsync access''
 
|URL
 
|URL
|rsync://alsa.alsa-project.org/ftp
+
|rsync://rsync.alsa-project.org/ftp
 
|-
 
|-
 
|Access
 
|Access

Latest revision as of 21:29, 31 July 2013

Contents

[edit] Latest Software Source Releases

Package Stable Release

(2012-01-25)

Development Release Description
Driver (alsa-driver) 1.0.25 none Kernel drivers
Firmware alsa-firmware) 1.0.28 none Firmware for cards that require it
Library (alsa-lib) 1.0.28 none Userspace library
Plugins (alsa-plugins) 1.0.28 none Additional library plugins Eg.jack, pulse, maemo ...
Utilities (alsa-utils) 1.0.28 none Utilities aplay,arecord,amixer etc
Tools (alsa-tools) 1.0.28 none Tools
PyALSA (pyalsa) 1.0.26 none Python bindings for ALSA lib
OSS compat lib (alsa-oss) 1.0.28 none OSS compatibility library

See ChangeLogs to find out what has changed since the previous release.

[edit] Detailed package descriptions

[edit] alsa-driver

alsa-driver contains the ALSA components that run in kernel space (e.g. all the modules). It also contains a few user-space components, including the alsasound startup script and a set of ALSA headers.

This package is now obsolete, as kernel.org is now taking updates to the modules directly from the ALSA GIT server.

[edit] alsa-lib

alsa-lib contains the user space library that developers compile ALSA applications against.

[edit] alsa-utils

alsa-utils contains various generic ALSA command line tools, such as amixer, aplay, alsaconf, etc.

[edit] alsa-tools

alsa-tools contains various more obscure tools and loaders.

[edit] alsa-firmware

alsa-firmware contains binary drivers for various third-party products.

[edit] alsa-plugins

alsa-plugins contains plugins for various ALSA needs (e.g. Jack).

[edit] alsa-oss

alsa-oss contains the OSS compatibilty layer.

[edit] pyalsa

pyalsa contains the Python bindings for ALSA

[edit] .bz2 extension handling

The .bz2 extension belongs to the bzip2 compression utility which replaces gzip. You may unpack the .tar.bz2 files directly using one of the following commands:

        using the newer version of tar:
tar -xjf <file>

        or, using the older version of tar:
tar -xIf <file>

        or, with all versions of tar:
bunzip2 -c <file> | tar -xf -

[edit] FTP Access

Primary Site

Asia Mirrors

US Mirrors

Europe Mirrors

[edit] FTP via HTTP (web) access

Asia Sites

Europe Sites

[edit] Developers: GIT access

[edit] Online Snapshot From ALSA Server

Tarballs are generated from the latest code in ALSA GIT repositories immediately. Get very fresh ALSA code now.

[edit] Daily Snapshot Tarballs (from Takashi Iwai)

The tarballs of the latest GIT version with ready-for-build configure script are available at:

[edit] Tracker System

[edit] Rsync

ALSA rsync access
URL rsync://rsync.alsa-project.org/ftp
Access read-only
Description read-only access to the whole FTP tree
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