Changeset 73942e6


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Timestamp:
11/09/2004 02:37:04 PM (17 years ago)
Author:
Randy McMurchy <randy@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, krejzi/svn, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, xry111/git-date, xry111/git-date-for-trunk, xry111/git-date-test
Children:
046ae388
Parents:
52297838
Message:

Added optional dependencies and additional instructions to Alsa Library; added PCM to the Glossary

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@2914 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • appendices/glossary.xml

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    460460<glossdef><para>Printer Control Language</para></glossdef></glossentry>
    461461
     462<glossentry id="gPCM"><glossterm><acronym>PCM</acronym></glossterm>
     463<glossdef><para>Pulse Code Modulation</para></glossdef></glossentry>
     464
    462465<glossentry id="gPDC"><glossterm><acronym>PDC</acronym></glossterm>
    463466<glossdef><para>Primary Domain Controller</para></glossdef></glossentry>
  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

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    2222
    2323<itemizedlist>
     24
     25<listitem><para>November 9th, 2004 [randy]: Added optional dependencies and
     26additional instructions to Alsa Library; added PCM to the
     27Glossary.</para></listitem>
    2428
    2529<listitem><para>November 8th, 2004 [randy]: Updated to libglade-2.4.0 and
  • multimedia/libdriv/alsa-lib.xml

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    33  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
    44  %general-entities;
    5  
     5
    66  <!ENTITY alsa-lib-download-http "&alsa-download-http;/lib/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;.tar.bz2">
    77  <!ENTITY alsa-lib-download-ftp  "&alsa-download-ftp;/lib/alsa-lib-&alsa-lib-version;.tar.bz2">
    88  <!ENTITY alsa-lib-size          "661 KB">
    9   <!ENTITY alsa-lib-buildsize     "27 MB">
    10   <!ENTITY alsa-lib-time          "0.41 SBU">
     9  <!ENTITY alsa-lib-buildsize     "33.7 MB (45.5 MB if docs are built)">
     10  <!ENTITY alsa-lib-time          "0.59 SBU">
    1111]>
     12
    1213<sect1 id="alsa-lib" xreflabel="ALSA Library-&alsa-lib-version;">
    1314<sect1info>
     
    1920
    2021<sect2>
    21 <title>Introduction to <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application></title>
     22<title>Introduction to <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym>
     23Library</application></title>
    2224
    2325<para>The <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application> package
    2426contains the <acronym>ALSA</acronym> library.  This is used by programs
    25 (including <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Utilities</application>) requiring
    26 access to the <acronym>ALSA</acronym> sound interface.</para>
     27(including <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Utilities</application>)
     28requiring access to the <acronym>ALSA</acronym> sound interface.</para>
    2729
    2830<sect3><title>Package information</title>
     
    3133<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&alsa-lib-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
    3234<listitem><para>Download size: &alsa-lib-size;</para></listitem>
    33 <listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required: &alsa-lib-buildsize;</para></listitem>
     35<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required: &alsa-lib-buildsize;</para></listitem>
    3436<listitem><para>Estimated build time: &alsa-lib-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
     37</sect3>
     38
     39<sect3><title><application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application>
     40dependencies</title>
     41<sect4><title>Optional</title>
     42<para><ulink url="http://jackit.sourceforge.net/">JACK</ulink> and
     43<xref linkend="doxygen"/></para>
     44</sect4>
    3545</sect3>
    3646
     
    3848
    3949<sect2>
    40 <title>Installation of <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application>
     50<title>Installation of <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym>
     51Library</application>
    4152</title>
    4253
    43 <para>In the "Sound" section of the kernel configuration, edit <userinput>Advanced Linux
    44 Sound Architecture</userinput> options to match your audio hardware and
    45 disable deprecated <userinput>Open Sound System</userinput>.
     54<para>In the <quote>Sound</quote> section of the kernel configuration, edit
     55<userinput>Advanced Linux Sound Architecture</userinput> options to match your
     56audio hardware and disable deprecated <userinput>Open Sound System</userinput>.
    4657Recompile and install your new kernel.</para>
    4758
    48 <para>Install <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application> by running
    49 the following commands:</para>
     59<para>Install <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application> by
     60running the following commands:</para>
    5061
    5162<screen><userinput><command>./configure --enable-static &amp;&amp;
    5263make &amp;&amp;
    5364make install</command></userinput></screen>
     65
     66<para>If you have <application><acronym>JACK</acronym></application> installed
     67and you wish to build the <application><acronym>JACK</acronym></application>
     68<acronym>PCM</acronym> plugin library, run the following commands:</para>
     69
     70<screen><userinput><command>cd src/pcm/ext &amp;&amp;
     71make jack &amp;&amp;
     72make install-jack</command></userinput></screen>
     73
     74<para>If you have <application>Doxygen</application> installed and you wish to
     75build the library <acronym>API</acronym> documentation, run the following
     76commands from the top-level directory of the source tree:</para>
     77
     78<screen><userinput><command>make doc &amp;&amp;
     79install -d -m755 /usr/share/alsa/doc/html &amp;&amp;
     80install -m644 doc/doxygen/html/* /usr/share/alsa/doc/html</command></userinput></screen>
    5481
    5582</sect2>
     
    5986
    6087<para><parameter>--enable-static</parameter>: This switch is used to enable
    61 building the static library because some programs link against it.  </para>
     88building the static library because some programs link against it.</para>
    6289
    6390</sect2>
    6491
    6592<sect2>
    66 <title>Configuring <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application></title>
     93<title>Configuring <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym>
     94Library</application></title>
    6795
    68 <sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
     96<sect3><title>Config files</title>
     97<para><filename>/usr/share/alsa/alsa.conf</filename>,
     98<filename>/etc/asound.conf</filename>,
     99<filename>~/.asoundrc</filename> and
     100<filename>/usr/share/alsa/{cards,pcm}/*.conf</filename></para>
     101</sect3>
    69102
     103<sect3><title>Configuration information</title>
     104
     105<!--
    70106<xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="../../lib-config.xml"/>
     107-->
     108<para>The default <filename>alsa.conf</filename> is adequate for most
     109installations. For extra functionality and/or advanced control of your sound
     110device, you may need to create additional configuration files. For
     111information on the available configuration parameters, including setup of the
     112<application><acronym>JACK</acronym></application> <acronym>PCM</acronym>
     113plugin, visit <ulink
     114url="http://www.alsa-project.org/alsa-doc/doc-php/asoundrc.php"/>.</para>
    71115
    72116</sect3>
     
    74118</sect2>
    75119
    76 
    77120<sect2>
    78121<title>Contents</title>
    79122
    80123<para>The <application><acronym>ALSA</acronym> Library</application> package
    81 contains <command>aserver</command> and the <filename class="libraryfile">
    82 libasound</filename> library.</para>
     124contains <command>aserver</command>,
     125<command>alsalisp</command>,
     126the <filename class="libraryfile">libasound</filename> library and optionally,
     127the <application><acronym>JACK</acronym></application> <acronym>PCM</acronym>
     128plugin library.</para>
    83129
    84130</sect2>
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