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author B. Watson <>2012-07-30 00:24:43 -0500
committer Robby Workman <>2012-07-30 00:24:43 -0500
commite6ef2f60bb28ba88c1e5bdc18dfb4104f695434b (patch)
tree97c561d9ba975589d545a350486fd25f2b4b4bd2 /audio/lingot/README
parentc1986a4f498b5472277bc7174b591c37efe866d2 (diff)
audio/lingot: Updated for version 0.9.1.
Signed-off-by: Robby Workman <>
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@@ -9,7 +9,11 @@ jack-audio-connection-kit is required. Most people who connect musical
instruments to their Slackware box will want JACK, since it's required
by most serious studio apps (e.g. ardour).
-If you want to build without JACK support, set USE_JACK=no in the
-script's environment. The resulting package will only support OSS audio,
-since lingot doesn't have native ALSA support (but works OK with ALSA's
-OSS emulation).
+If you want to build without JACK support, set JACK=no in the script's
+environment. The resulting package will only support OSS and ALSA audio.
+This package uses POSIX filesystem capabilities to execute with
+elevated privileges (required for realtime audio processing). This
+may be considered a security/stability risk. Please read
+ for more information. To disable
+capabilities, pass SETCAP=no to the script.