The ALSA Library package contains the ALSA library used by programs (including ALSA Utilities) requiring access to the ALSA sound interface.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.5 platform.
Download (HTTP): http://alsa.cybermirror.org/lib/alsa-lib-184.108.40.206.tar.bz2
Download (FTP): ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/lib/alsa-lib-220.127.116.11.tar.bz2
Download MD5 sum: 69129a7c37697f81ac092335e9fa452b
Download size: 886 KB
Estimated disk space required: 18 MB
Estimated build time: 0.2 SBU
In the Device Drivers ⇒ Sound card support ⇒ Advanced Linux Sound Architecture section of the kernel configuration, select the settings and drivers appropriate for your hardware. Ensure that the deprecated Device Drivers ⇒ Sound card support ⇒ Open Sound System is not selected. If necessary, recompile and install your new kernel.
Install ALSA Library by running the following commands:
./configure && make
To test the results, issue: make check.
Now, as the
If you have Doxygen installed and you wish to build the library API documentation, run the following commands from the top-level directory of the source tree:
To install the API documentation, run the following command as the
install -v -d -m755 /usr/share/doc/alsa-lib-18.104.22.168/html && install -v -m644 doc/doxygen/html/* /usr/share/doc/alsa-22.214.171.124/html
alsa.conf is adequate
for most installations. For extra functionality and/or advanced
control of your sound device, you may need to create additional
configuration files. For information on the available
configuration parameters, visit http://www.alsa-project.org/main/index.php/Asoundrc.
Last updated on 2014-02-17 14:31:12 -0800