Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 834683
Last modified: 2013-07-31 23:08:55 EDT
Description of problem:
libpulse-browse is missing in fedora 17. This means padevchooser cannot be built.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. verify that libpulse-browse.pc and pulse/browser.h are not part of pulseaudio-libs-devel
Created attachment 593826 [details]
re-enable the removed plugin
upstream removed working functionality because they didn't like how it worked. There appears to be now replacement for this functionality.
that patch may not be the cleanest thing... I created a git repo https://github.com/d3matt/padevchooser.git where the necessary pieces were built in to padevchooser. This might be a better solution to get this app back in to fedora...
Are you still interested in getting this into fedora?
If so, I could help make it happen (though I'd prefer upstream involvement)...
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