/proc/asound/oss/sndstat not always available

Bug #605443 reported by Patrice DUROUX on 2010-07-14
This bug affects 1 person
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udev (Ubuntu)
Martin Pitt

Bug Description

Binary package hint: udev


Whenever alsa-oss is not installed, udev.postinst makes bad link in /lib/udev/devices
regarding sndstat. Don't known how it can become a trouble! ;-)


Martin Pitt (pitti) on 2010-08-27
Changed in udev (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Martin Pitt (pitti)
status: New → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package udev - 161+git20100827-1

udev (161+git20100827-1) maverick; urgency=low

  * Merge fixes from trunk:
    - keymap: Fix Acer TravelMate 4720 (LP: #569815)
    - gudev: fix crash if netlink is not available (LP: #581527)
    - udev(7) manpage: Fix description of $attr (LP: #348513)
  * debian/changelog: Fix bug reference in previous upload.
  * debian/udev.{pre,post}inst: Remove pre-lucid upgrade code.
  * debian/udev.postinst: Drop obsolete /lib/udev/devices/sndstat symlink, OSS
    has gone from our kernels ages ago. (LP: #605443)
  * debian/udev.postinst, create_devices(): Drop devices which are handled by
  * debian/udev.postinst, create_devices(): Drop devices which are handled by
  * debian/rules: Work around gtk-doc not being able to work in a separate
    build tree; debian/rules prep already fixes $srcdir→$builddir, so copy
    the relevant source files into the build tree so that gtk-doc has
    something to scan for. (LP: #519670)
  * Add debian/local/hotplug.functions: Provides some helper functions which
    udev callouts can use. This is being used by usb-modeswitch, alsa, and
    other Debian packages. Copied from current udev sid package. (LP: #625110)
 -- Martin Pitt <email address hidden> Mon, 30 Aug 2010 11:21:43 +0200

Changed in udev (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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