[rescue] Happy New Year! RIP, Sun/Solaris...

Caleb Cupples cscupples at gmail.com
Thu Jan 6 21:46:58 CST 2011

On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 2:48 PM, Joshua Boyd <jdboyd at jdboyd.net> wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 06, 2011 at 03:26:07PM -0500, Phil Stracchino wrote:
>> On 01/06/11 14:56, James C wrote:
>> > lsof is also your friend trying to find who's using /dev/audio. Also
>> > check /dev/dsp. A fair few modern systems don't have either, as they're
>> > OSS and most are moving on from ALSA to PulseAudio already.
>> Uuuhhh ...   but PulseAudio is a layer on top of ALSA.  (A layer which
>> is being deprecated, I might add, at least in Gentoo, because it's a
> I don't think that PulseAudio is deprecated in Ubuntu.  Anyone know for
> Fedora/RH?

PulseAudio is still in place, OOTB for Fedora 14, at least. Past that,
I don't know if it's deprecated, though it should be, IMHO.


C. Scott Cupples
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Jackson State Community College

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