Bug 156769 - gnome-sound-properties requires esd
gnome-sound-properties requires esd
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: control-center (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Control Center Maintainer
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2005-05-04 01:41 EDT by Marius Andreiana
Modified: 2008-04-23 01:45 EDT (History)
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Description Marius Andreiana 2005-05-04 01:41:36 EDT
With alsa 1.0.9 in development repository and dmix enabled by default, there's
no need to require esd. gstreamer uses alsa by default and it works.

GNOME sound preferences capplet doesn't allow events sounds without
checking Sound server checkbox, I assume only because the UI design. Please
remove this option and control-center's depency of libesd.so

(note that issues 1 and 2 from that email are solved now)

Comment 1 Bastien Nocera 2007-02-14 08:54:52 EST
The playback code uses esd, so it needs to be running.

In F7, we should have pulse running, so the dependency wouldn't be on esound
anymore, but on Pulse directly.
Comment 2 Matthias Clasen 2007-02-14 14:23:24 EST
the dependency is actually on /usr/bin/esd nowadays, which is provided by 
either esound or pulseaudio-esound-compat
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-04-03 12:08:20 EDT
Based on the date this bug was created, it appears to have been reported
against rawhide during the development of a Fedora release that is no
longer maintained. In order to refocus our efforts as a project we are
flagging all of the open bugs for releases which are no longer
maintained. If this bug remains in NEEDINFO thirty (30) days from now,
we will automatically close it.

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Thanks for your help, and we apologize again that we haven't handled
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Comment 4 Matthias Clasen 2008-04-23 01:45:45 EDT
The dependency is gone nowadays

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