Re: Sound problems (mpd, mpv mainly)
- Date: Wed, 5 Apr 2017 22:43:32 +0100
- From: Martin Read <zen75502@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Sound problems (mpd, mpv mainly)
On 05/04/17 16:02, Ric Moore wrote:
What blows my mind is why this happens so frequently and
pavucontrol is not a "depend" on pulseaudio. Your problem occurs
frequently without pavucontrol being automagically installed to use.
Glad to be of assistance! Ric
pulseaudio currently Suggests: pavucontrol.
One could reasonably argue that pulseaudio ought to Recommends:
pavucontrol, since pavucontrol makes pulseaudio much more convenient to
use for desktop users.
One cannot, however, argue within the bounds of Debian policy that
pulseaudio should Depends: pavucontrol, because pulseaudio as built in
Debian *can* be run without it.