[pulseaudio-discuss] [PATCH 4/5] alsa-mixer: Remove the name option in the General section from path configuration files.
david.henningsson at canonical.com
Tue Apr 17 07:40:48 PDT 2012
On 04/17/2012 10:08 AM, Tanu Kaskinen wrote:
> The option is pointless, as far as I can see.
Actually, it is being used as a lookup key to well known descriptions.
I believe we should
- let the "name" correspond to the file name and be a unique key
- replace "name" with something else, maybe "description-key" in lack
of a better idea, which is used as this lookup key
- after this is done, recheck how we do duplicates. There was a
routine that placed indices on names and descriptions if it found more
than one, but I might have broken it... :-/
David Henningsson, Canonical Ltd.
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