alsa-utils - Advanced Linux Sound Architecture Utilities

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 15.0
Repository openSUSE Multimedia Libs all
Package name alsa-utils
Package version 1.1.6
Package release lp150.175.2
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 1.96 MB
Download size 1006.05 KB
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This package contains utility programs supporting ALSA, Advanced Linux
Sound Architecture.


Package Version Architecture Repository
alsa-utils-1.1.5-lp150.2.6.x86_64.rpm 1.1.5 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
alsa-utils - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
alsa -
dialog - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
pciutils -


Name Value
alsa-conf -
alsa-utils = 1.1.6-lp150.175.2
alsa-utils(x86-64) = 1.1.6-lp150.175.2


Type URL
Binary Package alsa-utils-1.1.6-lp150.175.2.x86_64.rpm
Source Package alsa-utils-1.1.6-lp150.175.2.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the openSUSE Multimedia Libs repository:
    # zypper addrepo opensuse-multimedia-libs
  2. Install alsa-utils rpm package:
    # zypper install alsa-utils




2018-04-04 -
- Avoid %license tag for old distros to fix builds
2018-04-04 -
- Updated to alsa-utils 1.1.6:
* Change FSF address (Franklin Street)
* aplay: Adjust sample rate limits to support newer hardware
* alsactl: Only start restore service when asoundrc file exists
* alsaloop: fix a typo in the comparison
* speaker-test: Refactor the tone-generator codes
* aplay: Fix wav file not being split on 32 bit platforms
* bat: alsa.c - move the thread cleanup pop before goto exit3
- Remove obsoleted patches:
- Use %license file tag
2017-12-18 -
- Get rid of superfluous patch for ancient distros:
- Remove superfluous file override, which is already included in
the 1.1.5 tarball:
- Backport upstream fixes:
- Cleanup specfile to rip off the too old kludges
2017-11-14 -
- Update to alsa-utils 1.1.5:
* alsactl: Move systemd unit start-up from to
* alsatplg: fix topology compiler long option parsing
* topology: delete output file if parsing fails.
* aplay: Fix playback for small raw files
* aplay: Refactor playback code
* aplay: Add samples argument for playing/recording a given
number of samples
* aplay: interrupt streaming via signal in voc_pcm_write
* aplay: Fix --max-file-time option 32 bits overflow
* alsabat: fix one uninitialized warning issue
- Fix filelist for the 1.1.5 update
2017-11-06 -
- drop unused requirement for python-docutils
2017-05-16 -
- Update to alsa-utils 1.1.4:
* alsactl: Remove standard output definition in systemd unit
* alsa-info: provide more DMI information
* alsa-info: add ACPI device status
* amidi: optarg might be NULL, fix 't' argument parsing
* aplay: Introduce and use xwrite helper
2016-12-28 -
- Really bump the version number to 1.1.3 (sorry, forgot to change
in Version tag).
2016-12-28 -
- Update to alsa-utils 1.1.3:
* a couple of amidi fixes
* a few alsabat extensions
* alsaloop cpu hog fix,
* a fix for suspend/resume with aplay
* fix chmap selection in speaker-test WAV mode
* alsaucm man pages,
* fix potential NULL dereferences in alsactl daemon mode
- Add python-docutils to build dependency (for rst2man)
- Fix missing alsaucm man page file in the 1.1.3 tarball
2016-08-03 -
- Update to alsa-utils 1.1.2:
* aplay: fix lurking capture file overwrite bug
* alsabat: a few bug fixes, add noise detection, etc
2016-03-31 -
- Update to alsa-utils 1.1.1:
including previous fixes, more enhancements / fixes of alsabat,
fix in aplay for parsing parameter values
- Delete obsoleted patches:

See Also

Package Description
alsabat-1.1.6-lp150.175.2.x86_64.rpm Command-line sound tester for ALSA sound card driver
alsaequal-0.6-lp150.9.1.x86_64.rpm Equalizer plugin for ALSA
aom-tools-1.0.0-lp150.6.1.x86_64.rpm AV1 Codec Library Tools
apulse-0.1.12-lp150.24.4.x86_64.rpm PulseAudio emulation for ALSA
aravis-0.4.0-lp150.1.9.x86_64.rpm Glib/gobject based library implementing a Genicam interface
as10k1-A0.99-lp150.109.1.x86_64.rpm Emu10k1 DSP assembler
aubio-tools-0.4.6-lp150.57.1.x86_64.rpm Example programs for aubio library
audaspace-1.3.0-lp150.58.1.x86_64.rpm A High-Level Audio Library
audaspace-devel-1.3.0-lp150.58.1.x86_64.rpm Development files for audaspace
audaspace-doc-1.3.0-lp150.58.1.noarch.rpm Documentation for audaspace
audaspace-plugins-1.3.0-lp150.58.1.x86_64.rpm Plugins for audaspace
audiofile-0.3.6-lp150.53.4.x86_64.rpm An Audio File Library
audiofile-devel-0.3.6-lp150.53.4.x86_64.rpm An audio file library
audiofile-doc-0.3.6-lp150.53.4.x86_64.rpm An audio file library
bcmatroska2-devel-0.23-lp150.5.1.x86_64.rpm Development files for bcmatroska2