[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#268901: Bug#268901: xfce4-mixer: should close mixer device

Guido Guenther agx at sigxcpu.org
Wed Jan 9 14:22:29 UTC 2008

On Wed, Jan 09, 2008 at 01:31:13PM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 09, 2008 at 12:07:27PM +0000, Guido Guenther wrote:
> > I'm certainly using alsa but I had to use the oss emulation of
> > xfce4-mixer since early versions didn't support alsa.
> xfce4-mixer uses alsa by default since 2 years (and version 4.2.3-2).
> xfce4-mixer now has to backend, alsa and oss, and alsa variant should have
> been installed automatically when upgrading from xfce4-mixer 4.2.3.
> Do you think the patch is still needed? I don't think it'll apply to 4.4
> anyway, so it'll need a refresh.
No you can drop it, but maybe we should more seriously deprecate the oss
 -- Guido

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