alsa-oss - Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) wrapper for OSS

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 6
Repository Nux Dextop x86_64
Package name alsa-oss
Package version 1.0.17
Package release 4.el6.nux
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 18.15 KB
Download size 12.77 KB
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This package contains the compatibility library and wrapper script for
running legacy OSS applications through ALSA. Unlike the kernel
driver, this has the advantage of supporting DMIX software mixing.


Package Version Architecture Repository
alsa-oss-1.0.17-4.el6.nux.i686.rpm 1.0.17 i686 Nux Dextop
alsa-oss - - -


Name Value
alsa-oss-libs = 1.0.17-4.el6.nux


Name Value
alsa-oss = 1.0.17-4.el6.nux
alsa-oss(x86-64) = 1.0.17-4.el6.nux


Type URL
Binary Package alsa-oss-1.0.17-4.el6.nux.x86_64.rpm
Source Package alsa-oss-1.0.17-4.el6.nux.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Download latest nux-dextop-release rpm from
  2. Install nux-dextop-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh nux-dextop-release*rpm
  3. Install alsa-oss rpm package:
    # yum install alsa-oss




2009-07-24 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.0.17-4
- Rebuilt for
2009-02-23 - Fedora Release Engineering <> - 1.0.17-3
- Rebuilt for
2008-09-21 - Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta at> - 1.0.17-2
- Fix Patch:/%patch0 mismatch.
2008-07-29 - Jaroslav Kysela <> 1.0.17-1
- New upstream version
2007-10-22 - Patrick "Jima" Laughton <> 1.0.15-0.1
- New upstream version
2007-08-16 - Patrick "Jima" Laughton <> 1.0.14-3
- License clarification
- Copied glibc open() workaround from alsa-lib-1.0.14-glibc-open.patch
2007-07-25 - Warren Togami <> 1.0.14-2
- binutils/gcc bug rebuild (#249435)
2007-07-24 - Patrick "Jima" Laughton <> 1.0.14-1
- Updated to match F8 alsa-libs
- Changed reference to patch filename
2007-02-08 - Patrick "Jima" Laughton <> 1.0.12-4
- Split out libraries to -libs subpackage, fixing BZ#221711
- Implemented changes as recommended by Jason Tibbitts
- Adjusted aoss patch to allow for 32-bit library use on x86_64
- Added reference in man page to added functionality
- Resultant alsa-oss package reports no-binary error (necessary evil, I guess)
2006-10-06 - Patrick "Jima" Laughton <> 1.0.12-3
- Added conditionalized rpath fixes for x86_64 (thanks Denis!)
- Re-added *.a to -devel package
- Added %defattr for -devel, added oss-redir/README as %doc

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