[pulseaudio-discuss] ALSA Sink to ALSA Alias

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Mon Jul 30 13:09:12 PDT 2007

On Wed, 25.07.07 11:27, Vasili Sviridov (vsviridov at exceede.com) wrote:

> > You might have difficulties with your self-compiled alsa using
> > different config files than the system ones.
> >
> > Lennart
> >
> >   
> I'll try to see the difference... But for some reason Ubuntu Feisty's 
> ALSA's LIBDIR compile option is set to /libdir and not something real, 
> like /usr/lib/alsa... so all the alsa plugins are install in proper 
> folder, but alsa tools fail to see them, so I had to recompile it. 
> alsa-libs only, I would assume that the configs were not changed.

ALSA config files are stored at several places. In /etc/asound.conf as
well as in /usr/share/alsa.

Please make sure that this all fits together nicely and you don't have
any problems with ubuntu-provided config files referencing your
self-compiled files and so on.

Have fun,

Lennart Poettering                        Red Hat, Inc.
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