[alsa-devel] alsaplayer configure says Build alsa 0.9.x output plugin: no

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Mon Sep 10 02:46:33 CEST 2007

At Sat, 08 Sep 2007 02:09:23 +0200,
Rene Herman wrote:
> On 09/08/2007 01:45 AM, Takashi Iwai wrote:
> > At Fri, 07 Sep 2007 12:58:11 -0500,
> > Timur Tabi wrote:
> >> What do I need to have to get alsaplayer to build ALSA output support?
> > 
> > Works for me.  Better to ask alsaplayer maintainer?
> Should we sent a (friendly) request to the revived alsaplayer folk to maybe 
> consider a name change? AlsaPlayer these days doesn't have anything more to 
> do with ALSA than any other Linux media player does it seems but its name is 
> confusing people into thinking that "alsaplayer" is the standard player for 
> ALSA or something -- I've experienced that a number of times now.
> Not that I care deeply myself or anything, but to help newbies...

Well, I myself don't care.  Similarly, there are many *alsamix*
programs that are out of official ALSA tree...


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