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Last change on this file since b93a076 was b93a076, checked in by Bruce Dubbs <bdubbs@…>, 6 years ago

Update to elfutils-0.166.
Update to mariadb-10.1.13.
Update to gedit-3.20.1.
Update to glibmm-2.48.1.
Update to alsa-lib, alsa-plugins, alsa-utils-1.1.1.

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY alsa-lib-download-http "&alsa-download-http;/lib/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY alsa-lib-download-ftp "&alsa-download-ftp;/lib/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY alsa-lib-md5sum "881060d2c568f7f49db82c58df2f9ddc">
10 <!ENTITY alsa-lib-size "912 KB">
11 <!ENTITY alsa-lib-buildsize "33 MB (with tests)">
12 <!ENTITY alsa-lib-time "0.3 SBU (with tests)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="alsa-lib" xreflabel="alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="alsa-lib.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="alsa-lib">
26 <primary sortas="a-alsa-lib">alsa-lib</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to ALSA Library</title>
31
32 <para>
33 The <application>ALSA Library</application> package contains
34 the ALSA library used by programs (including <application>ALSA
35 Utilities</application>) requiring access to the ALSA sound
36 interface.
37 </para>
38
39 &lfs79_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>
45 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&alsa-lib-download-http;"/>
46 </para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>
50 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&alsa-lib-download-ftp;"/>
51 </para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>
55 Download MD5 sum: &alsa-lib-md5sum;
56 </para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>
60 Download size: &alsa-lib-size;
61 </para>
62 </listitem>
63 <listitem>
64 <para>
65 Estimated disk space required: &alsa-lib-buildsize;
66 </para>
67 </listitem>
68 <listitem>
69 <para>
70 Estimated build time: &alsa-lib-time;
71 </para>
72 </listitem>
73 </itemizedlist>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">ALSA Library Dependencies</bridgehead>
76
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
78 <para role="optional">
79 <xref linkend="doxygen"/> and
80 <xref linkend="python2"/>
81 </para>
82
83 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
84 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/alsa-lib"/>
85 </para>
86 </sect2>
87
88 <sect2 role="kernel" id="alsa-lib-kernel">
89 <title>Kernel Configuration</title>
90
91 <para>
92 If needed, enable the following options in the kernel
93 configuration and recompile the kernel:
94 </para>
95
96 <screen><literal>Device Drivers ---&gt;
97 &lt;*/m&gt; Sound card support ---&gt; [CONFIG_SOUND]
98 &lt;*/m&gt; Advanced Linux Sound Architecture ---&gt; [CONFIG_SND]
99 Select settings and drivers appropriate for your hardware.
100 &lt; &gt; Open Sound System (DEPRECATED) [CONFIG_SOUND_PRIME]</literal></screen>
101
102 <para>
103 In the Device Drivers &rArr; Sound card support &rArr; Advanced Linux
104 Sound Architecture section of the kernel configuration, select the settings
105 and drivers appropriate for your hardware. Ensure that the deprecated Device
106 Drivers &rArr; Sound card support &rArr; Open Sound System is
107 <emphasis>not</emphasis> selected. If necessary, recompile and install your
108 new kernel.
109 </para>
110
111 <indexterm zone="alsa-lib alsa-lib-kernel">
112 <primary sortas="d-ALSA">ALSA</primary>
113 </indexterm>
114
115 </sect2>
116
117 <sect2 role="installation">
118 <title>Installation of ALSA Library</title>
119
120 <para>
121 Install <application>ALSA Library</application> by
122 running the following commands:
123 </para>
124
125<screen><userinput>./configure &amp;&amp;
126make</userinput></screen>
127
128 <para>
129 If you have <application>Doxygen</application> installed and you wish to
130 build the library API documentation, run the following
131 commands from the top-level directory of the source tree:
132 </para>
133
134<screen><userinput>make doc</userinput></screen>
135
136 <para>
137 To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
138 </para>
139
140 <para>
141 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
142 </para>
143
144<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
145
146 <para>
147 To install the API documentation, run the following command as
148 the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
149 </para>
150
151<screen role="root"><userinput>install -v -d -m755 /usr/share/doc/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;/html/search &amp;&amp;
152install -v -m644 doc/doxygen/html/*.* \
153 /usr/share/doc/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;/html &amp;&amp;
154install -v -m644 doc/doxygen/html/search/* \
155 /usr/share/doc/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;/html/search</userinput></screen>
156
157 </sect2>
158
159 <sect2 role="configuration">
160 <title>Configuring ALSA Library</title>
161
162 <sect3 id="alsa-lib-config">
163 <title>Config Files</title>
164
165 <para>
166 <filename>~/.asoundrc</filename> and
167 <filename>/etc/asound.conf</filename>
168 </para>
169
170 <indexterm zone="alsa-lib alsa-lib-config">
171 <primary sortas="e-AA.asoundrc">~/.asoundrc</primary>
172 </indexterm>
173
174 <indexterm zone="alsa-lib alsa-lib-config">
175 <primary sortas="e-etc-asound.conf">/etc/asound.conf</primary>
176 </indexterm>
177
178 </sect3>
179
180 <sect3>
181 <title>Configuration Information</title>
182
183 <para>
184 The default <filename>alsa.conf</filename> is adequate for most
185 installations. For extra functionality and/or advanced control of your
186 sound device, you may need to create additional configuration files.
187 For information on the available configuration parameters, visit
188 <ulink url="http://www.alsa-project.org/main/index.php/Asoundrc"/>.
189 </para>
190
191 </sect3>
192
193 </sect2>
194
195 <sect2 role="content">
196 <title>Contents</title>
197
198 <segmentedlist>
199 <segtitle>Installed Program</segtitle>
200 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
201 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
202
203 <seglistitem>
204 <seg>
205 aserver
206 </seg>
207 <seg>
208 libasound.so and four others under /usr/lib/alsa-lib/smixer
209 </seg>
210 <seg>
211 /usr/include/alsa,
212 /usr/lib/alsa-lib,
213 /usr/share/alsa and
214 /usr/share/doc/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;
215 </seg>
216 </seglistitem>
217 </segmentedlist>
218
219 <variablelist>
220 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
221 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
222 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
223
224 <varlistentry id="aserver">
225 <term><command>aserver</command></term>
226 <listitem>
227 <para>
228 is the ALSA server.
229 </para>
230 <indexterm zone="alsa-lib aserver">
231 <primary sortas="b-aserver">aserver</primary>
232 </indexterm>
233 </listitem>
234 </varlistentry>
235
236 <varlistentry id="libasound">
237 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libasound.so</filename></term>
238 <listitem>
239 <para>
240 contains the ALSA API functions.
241 </para>
242 <indexterm zone="alsa-lib libasound">
243 <primary sortas="c-libasound">libasound.so</primary>
244 </indexterm>
245 </listitem>
246 </varlistentry>
247
248 </variablelist>
249
250 </sect2>
251
252</sect1>
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