esound-utils - A sound daemon for Enlightenment and GNOME

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Leap 42.2
Repository openSUSE Multimedia Libs all
Package name esound-utils
Package version 0.2.41
Package release 48.1
Package architecture x86_64
Package type rpm
Installed size 118.87 KB
Download size 40.06 KB
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A multiplexing and caching sound daemon. It can use ALSA or OSS for
sound output. Many projects, including Enlightenment and GNOME, use
esound to play and record their sounds.


Package Version Architecture Repository
esound-utils-0.2.41-30.5.x86_64.rpm 0.2.41 x86_64 openSUSE Oss
esound-utils - - -


Name Value - - - -


Name Value
esound-utils = 0.2.41-48.1
esound-utils(x86-64) = 0.2.41-48.1
esound:/usr/bin/esddsp - -


Type URL
Binary Package esound-utils-0.2.41-48.1.x86_64.rpm
Source Package esound-0.2.41-48.1.src.rpm

Install Howto

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




2017-02-08 -
- Drop esound-daemon subpackage (and related binaries):
+ openSUSE builds on pulseaudio. For applications that really
still want to connect to ESD, there is pulseaudio-esound-compat
in place (as a drop-in replacement, it also provides
+ Drop esound.init and sysconfig.esound: sources were only used
to configure the daemon.
2013-03-01 -
- Spec-cleanup using format_spec_file service.
2011-09-30 -
- add libtool as buildrequire to make the spec file more reliable
2011-09-28 -
- Add esound-link-libm.patch: Link esd against libm to fix build on
2011-09-18 -
- Remove redundant/obsolete tags/sections from specfile
(cf. packaging guidelines)
- Use %_smp_mflags for parallel build
2010-05-22 -
- read /dev/urandom and not /dev/random
- build with fno-strict-aliasing
2009-12-17 -
- add baselibs.conf as a source
2009-09-07 -
- do not let esound and pulseaudio be installed together
2009-03-20 -
- downgrade runtime requirement to recommends for libesd0
2009-02-09 -
- Update to 0.2.41, which contains several fixes for interacting
with PulseAudio (bnc#460760)

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