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Let�s give PulseAudio a chance

Oct 22, 2009, 12:33 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Rodney Gedda)

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""The Ubuntu kernel contains all kind of closed-source and other crap to no limits, but backporting a tiny patch that is blessed and merged upstream and in Fedora for ages, that they won't do. Gah."

"Poettering went on to say patches Ubuntu does include are an "insult" and "disappointing".

"The moral of Lennart's PulseAudio story is "and I'll get all the complaints. Thanks!"

"To that end I can only express sympathy for Lennart and his visionary work.

"There's no doubt PulseAudio has its merits, but if the downstream distributions are shipping it (or anything else) without enough testing and integration work then it immediately defeats the purpose of shipping new software."

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