OSS emulation turned off in Maverick

Kees Cook kees at ubuntu.com
Thu Nov 18 15:25:36 GMT 2010

Hi Ole,

On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 11:10:36AM +0100, Ole Laursen wrote:
> In any case, it turns out that there are some old programs that depend
> on the OSS emulation. If you look through that bug report (and
> associates), there are quite a few. I personally got a problem with
> tvtime, the only working TV viewer for GNOME.

In most situations, it is possible to use "padsp" to provide emulation
support for individual programs that need the OSS interface.


Kees Cook
Ubuntu Security Team

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