[mythtv] alsa site down?

Cedar McKay mythtv-dev@snowman.net
Sat, 21 Dec 2002 10:25:32 -0800

Cedar McKay wrote:

> On Friday, December 20, 2002, at 10:27  PM, Bruce Markey wrote:
>> Cedar McKay wrote:
>>> Has anyone been able to hit alsa-project.org? The site seems to be 
>>> down. I have not been able to since last night, tried on my work 
>>> machine too and no joy. More importantly does anyone know of any 
>>> mirrors so I can download alsa? I can't get mythtv going until I get 
>>> that!
>> You can search the net for "alsa-driver-0.9.0rc6". You need
>> the driver, lib and util tarballs. I'll try to attach them
>> on an email to your address (~2MB).
>> --  bjm
> Thank you!! For other folks looking for these I have put them at 
> http://homepage.mac.com/cedarmckay/FileSharing2.html
> I don't know how much bandwidth Apple lets you use, but hopefully 
> these will stay up until Alsa-project.org comes back online.

I don't know why, but when I download the alsa drivers on linux it 
apends  -link.bz2 to the end of the package names. Just trim that off, 
and they seem to work fine. On my mac they don't have that problem, they 
 just download as plain tar.bz2.