El mié, 04-01-2012 a las 09:12 +0530, Arun Raghavan escribió:
> On 4 January 2012 06:48, Nirbheek Chauhan <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Hi folks,
> > Today, I was shocked to find that the EsounD daemon is still in the
> > tree and new ebuilds are actually still pulling it in under USE=esd!
> > Proposal: package.mask media-sound/esound, use.mask USE=esd. Anything
> > that still uses it should stop using it. Anything that /needs it/
> > should be purged from the tree with extreme prejudice.
> > I'll do the first two today, and the rest of the rituals necessary to
> > complete the exorcism will take a month. Help in this regard is
> > welcome since the job is rather straightforward.
> > Thanks!
> > 1. In exceptional cases, a dependency on pulseaudio will also suffice
> > since pulseaudio emulates an esound socket while running with
> > `module-protocol-esound-unix` loaded, which is the default.
> We've just made it optional in upstream git as well, so unless someone
> screams murder, I'm going to make esd support an off-by-default USE
> flag for media-sound/pulseaudio as well.
o/ Hope that will help to not hit bug 241386 in "common" setups that
shouldn't require esd plugin