r6418 - in trunk/BOOK: introduction/welcome multimedia/libdriv

dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jan 17 21:19:49 PST 2007


Author: dnicholson
Date: 2007-01-17 22:19:49 -0700 (Wed, 17 Jan 2007)
New Revision: 6418

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-lib.xml
   trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-plugins.xml
Log:
Updated alsa-plugins to 1.0.13


Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-01-18 04:36:01 UTC (rev 6417)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-01-18 05:19:49 UTC (rev 6418)
@@ -45,8 +45,8 @@
       <para>January 17th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
-          <para>[dnicholson] - Updated the ALSA Library to version
-          1.0.13.</para>
+          <para>[dnicholson] - Updated the ALSA Library and Plugins to
+          version 1.0.13.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>
           <para>[dnicholson] - Added an http:// link for the gpm

Modified: trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-lib.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-lib.xml	2007-01-18 04:36:01 UTC (rev 6417)
+++ trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-lib.xml	2007-01-18 05:19:49 UTC (rev 6418)
@@ -106,8 +106,8 @@
 
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>install -v -d -m755 /usr/share/alsa/doc/html &&
-install -v -m644 doc/doxygen/html/* /usr/share/alsa/doc/html</userinput></screen>
+<screen role="root"><userinput>install -v -d -m755 /usr/share/doc/alsa-&alsa-lib-version;/html &&
+install -v -m644 doc/doxygen/html/* /usr/share/doc/alsa-&alsa-lib-version;/html</userinput></screen>
 
   </sect2>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-plugins.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-plugins.xml	2007-01-18 04:36:01 UTC (rev 6417)
+++ trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/alsa-plugins.xml	2007-01-18 05:19:49 UTC (rev 6418)
@@ -6,8 +6,8 @@
 
   <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-download-http "&alsa-download-http;/plugins/alsa-plugins-&alsa-plugins-version;.tar.bz2">
   <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-download-ftp  "&alsa-download-ftp;/plugins/alsa-plugins-&alsa-plugins-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-md5sum        "4ca9ebb9f59b6d9bd85c904134a78305">
-  <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-size          "236 KB">
+  <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-md5sum        "7ef5e429b4a2756d0b5f0d7ce5bba0c8">
+  <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-size          "225 KB">
   <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-buildsize     "2.4 MB">
   <!ENTITY alsa-plugins-time          "less than 0.1 SBU">
 ]>
@@ -36,8 +36,7 @@
     <title>Introduction to ALSA Plugins</title>
 
     <para>The <application>ALSA Plugins</application> package contains
-    plugins for <application>OSS</application> and <application>JACK</application>.
-    </para>
+    plugins for various audio libraries and sound servers.</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
@@ -61,16 +60,6 @@
       </listitem>
     </itemizedlist>
 
-<!--
-    <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
-    <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
-      <listitem>
-        <para>Optional patch: <ulink
-        url="&patch-root;/alsa-plugins-&alsa-plugins-version;-no_jack-1.patch"/></para>
-      </listitem>
-    </itemizedlist>
--->
-
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">ALSA Plugins Dependencies</bridgehead>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
@@ -79,8 +68,8 @@
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
     <para role="optional"><xref linkend="ffmpeg"/>,
-    <ulink url="http://jackit.sourceforge.net/">JACK</ulink>,
-    <ulink url="http://0pointer.de/lennart/projects/polypaudio/">polypaudio</ulink>, and
+    <ulink url="http://jackaudio.org/">JACK</ulink>,
+    <ulink url="http://pulseaudio.org/">PulseAudio</ulink>,
     <ulink url="http://www.mega-nerd.com/libsamplerate/">Secret Rabbit
     Code</ulink> (a.k.a. libsamplerate)</para>
 
@@ -92,14 +81,6 @@
   <sect2 role="installation">
     <title>Installation of ALSA Plugins</title>
 
-<!--
-    <para>If you choose not to install <application>JACK</application>,
-    apply the patch by running the following commands:</para>
-
-<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i \
-    ../alsa-plugins-&alsa-plugins-version;-no_jack-1.patch</userinput></screen>
--->
-
     <para>Install <application>ALSA Plugins</application> by
     running the following commands:</para>
 
@@ -129,7 +110,8 @@
         <seg>None</seg>
         <seg>Numerous libasound_module_<replaceable><module></replaceable>.so
         modules including ctl_oss, pcm_oss, pcm_upmix, pcm_vdownmix and
-        optionally ctl_polyp, pcm_polyp, pcm_a52, pcm_jack, rate_samplerate*</seg>
+        optionally ctl_pulse, pcm_pulse, pcm_a52, pcm_jack and
+        rate_samplerate*</seg>
         <seg>/usr/share/doc/alsa-plugins-&alsa-plugins-version;</seg>
       </seglistitem>
     </segmentedlist>
@@ -150,6 +132,27 @@
         </listitem>
       </varlistentry>
 
+      <varlistentry id="libasound_module_pcm_upmix.so">
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libasound_module_pcm_upmix.so</filename></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Allows upmixing sound to 4 or 6 channels.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="alsa-plugins libasound_module_pcm_upmix.so">
+            <primary sortas="c-libasound_module_pcm_upmix">libasound_module_pcm_upmix.so</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+      <varlistentry id="libasound_module_pcm_vdownmix.so">
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libasound_module_pcm_vdownmix.so</filename></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Allows downmixing sound from 4-6 channels to 2
+          channel stereo output.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="alsa-plugins libasound_module_pcm_vdownmix.so">
+            <primary sortas="c-libasound_module_pcm_vdownmix">libasound_module_pcm_vdownmix.so</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
       <varlistentry id="libasound_module_pcm_jack.so">
         <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libasound_module_pcm_jack.so</filename></term>
         <listitem>
@@ -161,6 +164,40 @@
         </listitem>
       </varlistentry>
 
+      <varlistentry id="libasound_module_pcm_pulse.so">
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libasound_module_pcm_pulse.so</filename></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Allows native <application>ALSA</application> applications
+          to access a <application>PulseAudio</application> sound
+          daemon.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="alsa-plugins libasound_module_pcm_pulse.so">
+            <primary sortas="c-libasound_module_pcm_pulse">libasound_module_pcm_pulse.so</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+      <varlistentry id="libasound_module_pcm_a52.so">
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libasound_module_pcm_a52.so</filename></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Converts S16 linear sound format to A52 compressed format
+          and sends it to an SPDIF output.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="alsa-plugins libasound_module_pcm_a52.so">
+            <primary sortas="c-libasound_module_pcm_a52">libasound_module_pcm_a52.so</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+      <varlistentry id="libasound_module_rate_samplerate.so">
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libasound_module_rate_samplerate.so</filename></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>Provides an external rate converter through
+          <filename class='libraryfile'>libsamplerate</filename>.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="alsa-plugins libasound_module_rate_samplerate.so">
+            <primary sortas="c-libasound_module_rate_samplerate">libasound_module_rate_samplerate.so</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
     </variablelist>
 
   </sect2>




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