Subject: Re: [linux-audio-user] Gentoo users?
From: Jon Ellis (ashura666_AT_mac.com)
Date: Tue Dec 17 2002 - 13:48:43 EET
Plugins (from http://www.plugin.org.uk) are now building:
The alsaplayer-0.99.73 ebuild is now part of portage. I'm still working
on getting the others accepted.
I'll start to look at other jack enabled apps. next.
If anyone out there in user-land has experience with gentoo - how to
get the best out of it for linux audio, etc. please get in touch. I'd
like to start collecting info on a site.
On Tuesday, December 17, 2002, at 08:52 AM, Jon Ellis wrote:
> Jack, Ardour and Alsaplayer are now all building. The relevant bugs,
> with ebuilds attached, are:
> Ardour currently only builds with --disable-ksi (could it be made the
> default?) The updated ebuild adds support for USE="-ksi". It must
> therefore be built with:
> env USE="-ksi" emerge ardour-cvs-0.5-r1.ebuild
> Next up are some plugins. But first i have to go to work :-(
> On Monday, December 16, 2002, at 01:15 PM, Jonathan Kraut wrote:
>>>> Yeah, I'm up for this. I'm not too familiar with making ebuilds,
>>>> but it
>>>> looks to be fairly straightforward. At the moment, I've just set up
>>>> hierarchy under /opt, where I manually (configure, make) compile +
>>>> install stuff. The trouble with this is that not all packages give
>>>> option to specify a location (--foo-lib=DIR), and assumes stuff is
>>>> installed in /usr (grrr :)
>>> Alrighty then. I've started to ask questions on the gentoo-user
>>> alias about
>>> how best to deal with cvs ebuilds. Once there there are some answers
>>> put together a webpage for the files.
>>> I considered going down the /opt path ;-) but it just isn't the
>>> gentoo way!
>> Jon/Mike -
>> Greetings! I'm new to the list and a gentoo user. I've been playing
>> with ebuilds. I made one for jack-cvs and, which I'll email it to
>> you, and to anyone else who wants. I'm working on some others so if
>> you find a place to throw them up I'd be happy to contribute.
>> Jonathan Kraut
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