[Pkg-oss4-maintainers] Bug#558034: oss4-source: does not ship udev rules for creating device files

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Thu Nov 26 02:55:40 UTC 2009

Package: oss4-source
Version: 4.2-build2000-1
Severity: important

$ cat /proc/opensound/devfiles 
sndstat 249 0
midi 249 1
mixer 249 2
oss/oss_hdaudio0/mix0 248 3
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcm0 248 4
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcm1 248 6
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcm2 248 8
oss/oss_hdaudio0/spdout0 248 10
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcmin0 248 12
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcmin1 248 14
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcmin2 248 16
oss/oss_hdaudio0/pcmin3 248 18
$ ls /dev/pcm* /dev/snd* 
ls: cannot access /dev/pcm*: No such file or directory
ls: cannot access /dev/snd*: No such file or directory

It seems that the udev rules are not shipped with the oss4 packages,
this makes the package useless as you cannot interface with the
driver without a device node.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-rc8 (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages oss4-source depends on:
ii  debhelper                     7.4.8      helper programs for debian/rules
ii  make                          3.81-7     An utility for Directing compilati
ii  module-assistant              0.11.1     tool to make module package creati

oss4-source recommends no packages.

oss4-source suggests no packages.

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