[RDD] Also Trying to install Rivendell on Ubuntu 7.10 Audio issues

Fred Gleason fredg at paravelsystems.com
Mon Mar 3 10:47:23 EST 2008

On Monday 03 March 2008 10:31:05 am you wrote:
> You are pretty much describing the approach taken on the debian/ubuntu
> side. The environment variable JACK_START_SERVER is set to 1 during a users
> X11 session startup, and that informs the jack libraries (when called by
> caed) to start the jackd daemon if required.

This looks like a much cleaner way -- all the better for it's being 'standard' 
behavior for JACK.  The sysconfig stuff was done only because there was no 
standard way for an app to signal jackd to start at the time.

Time to mark that sysconfig option as 'deprecated'.


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