[alsa-devel] [Pkg-alsa-devel] Bug#544495: mention help key

Elimar Riesebieter riesebie at lxtec.de
Tue Sep 1 21:54:47 CEST 2009

forwarded 544495 alsa-devel at alsa-project.org
tags 544495 + wontfix

* jidanni at jidanni.org [090901 09:30 +0800]
> Package: alsa-utils
> Version: 1.0.20-3
> Severity: wishlist
> File: /usr/bin/alsamixer
> "(Press Escape to quit)" is visible at top.
> But how about there also saying what the "help" key is too please.
> Yes, one might guess "h" or "?" and indeed be lucky.
> However one might have also guessed "q" was to quit, and then need a "z"
> to counteract the ill effects of "q".
> However both z and q are not mentioned on the help screen, nor is the
> man page. So please mention more....

This should be addressed to the alsa developers. Distribution
specific hacks are not useful in that case.


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