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36 files changed, 38 insertions, 75 deletions
diff --git a/audio/cmus/README b/audio/cmus/README
index 9b248177fe..fd5d7186b1 100644
--- a/audio/cmus/README
+++ b/audio/cmus/README
@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@ cmus is a small and fast text mode music player
for Linux and many other UNIX like operating systems.
Optional dependencies (autodetected) are ffmpeg, libmpcdec,
-faad2, libcue, libmp4v2, opusfile and pulseaudio.
+faad2, libcue, libmp4v2, and opusfile.
It can be built also over roar-audio and libayemu, but ATM
these are not available at
diff --git a/audio/darkice/README b/audio/darkice/README
index bc50c00dcd..72ab25e18b 100644
--- a/audio/darkice/README
+++ b/audio/darkice/README
@@ -34,5 +34,4 @@ may be considered a security/stability risk. Please read for more information. To enable
capabilities, pass SETCAP=yes to the script.
-Optional dependencies: lame, opus, faac, twolame, jack-audio-connection-kit,
+Optional dependencies: lame, opus, faac, twolame, jack-audio-connection-kit
diff --git a/audio/lmms/README b/audio/lmms/README
index e688bfe51e..d1d4878ea4 100644
--- a/audio/lmms/README
+++ b/audio/lmms/README
@@ -5,4 +5,4 @@ arranging of samples. You can have fun with your MIDI-keyboard and much
more; all in a user-friendly and modern interface.
jack-audio-connection-kit, fluidsynth + fluid-soundfont are optional (but
-are highly recommended) - stk, portaudio, pulseaudio also are optional.
+are highly recommended) - stk and portaudio also are optional.
diff --git a/audio/mhwaveedit/README b/audio/mhwaveedit/README
index 44dd8f70b6..4a5ec4e666 100644
--- a/audio/mhwaveedit/README
+++ b/audio/mhwaveedit/README
@@ -8,4 +8,4 @@ the effects provided by the SoX application. It can also support
additional file formats besides wav through libsndfile and mp3/ogg
import and export through lame and oggenc/oggdec.
-lame, jack, pulseaudio, and portaudio are optional dependencies.
+lame, jack, and portaudio are optional dependencies.
diff --git a/audio/mpd/README b/audio/mpd/README
index ed0532dfe1..d1a0b6a28e 100644
--- a/audio/mpd/README
+++ b/audio/mpd/README
@@ -6,8 +6,8 @@ a great desktop music player, especially if you are a console junkie,
like frontend options, or restart X often.
Some optional dependencies, detected automatically: libshout, libmms,
-libmpdclient, musepack-tools, lame, faac, faad2, ffmpeg, pulseaudio,
-fluidsynth, twolame, avahi and jack.
+libmpdclient, musepack-tools, lame, faac, faad2, ffmpeg, fluidsynth,
+twolame, avahi and jack.
You can enable this optional features:
ISO9660=yes|no (default: no), enable iso9660 archive support
diff --git a/audio/paman/ b/audio/paman/
index c73230af1f..80f57b5ef2 100644
--- a/audio/paman/
+++ b/audio/paman/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD=""
-REQUIRES="pulseaudio libglademm"
MAINTAINER="Erik Hanson"
diff --git a/audio/paprefs/ b/audio/paprefs/
index 2408073a82..406a60666a 100644
--- a/audio/paprefs/
+++ b/audio/paprefs/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD="
-REQUIRES="gconfmm libglademm pulseaudio"
+REQUIRES="gconfmm libglademm"
MAINTAINER="Christoph Willing"
diff --git a/audio/pasystray/ b/audio/pasystray/
index 36a18fbef5..f449985752 100644
--- a/audio/pasystray/
+++ b/audio/pasystray/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD="
MAINTAINER="Erik Hanson"
diff --git a/audio/pavumeter/ b/audio/pavumeter/
index 8c44ad6f5b..1609f1b4b7 100644
--- a/audio/pavumeter/
+++ b/audio/pavumeter/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD=""
-REQUIRES="pulseaudio gtkmm"
MAINTAINER="Erik Hanson"
diff --git a/audio/ponymix/ b/audio/ponymix/
index 470ad58ac7..30d03054f4 100644
--- a/audio/ponymix/
+++ b/audio/ponymix/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD="
MAINTAINER="Christoph Willing"
diff --git a/audio/qmmp/README b/audio/qmmp/README
index 224506b13a..6b59ee6fcc 100644
--- a/audio/qmmp/README
+++ b/audio/qmmp/README
@@ -2,5 +2,5 @@ Qmmp is an audio-player, written with help of Qt library.
The user interface is similar to winamp or xmms.
Qmmp can optionally use the following applications:
-libmms, flac, libmpcdec, jack, libmodplug, wavpack, pulseaudio, ffmpeg,
+libmms, flac, libmpcdec, jack, libmodplug, wavpack, ffmpeg,
libcdio, libcddb, faad2, libbs2b, libprojectM, and libenca.
diff --git a/audio/rezound/README b/audio/rezound/README
index 1463e6dd1b..63687776c7 100644
--- a/audio/rezound/README
+++ b/audio/rezound/README
@@ -27,4 +27,3 @@ OSS=yes|no (default: no)
ALSA=yes|no (default: yes)
JACK=yes|no (default: no), requires jack-audio-connection-kit
PORT=yes|no (default: no), requires portaudio
-PULSE=yes|no (default: no), requires pulseaudio
diff --git a/audio/sonic-visualiser/README b/audio/sonic-visualiser/README
index 1f7737033c..172a0168b8 100644
--- a/audio/sonic-visualiser/README
+++ b/audio/sonic-visualiser/README
@@ -9,7 +9,6 @@ Optional dependencies, detected at build time:
liblo - allows remote control of sonic-visualiser via OSC.
portaudio - allows sonic-visualiser to run without a JACK server.
-pulseaudio - as above. NOT TESTED, you're on your own with this.
If you get compile errors that mention vamphostsdk, update vamp-plugin-sdk
to version 2.5 (or later, if it exists).
diff --git a/audio/wavbreaker/README b/audio/wavbreaker/README
index 6f2160cbff..7ea0c83011 100644
--- a/audio/wavbreaker/README
+++ b/audio/wavbreaker/README
@@ -9,5 +9,3 @@ such as SoX to convert other filetypes (e.g., ogg, mp3, etc.) and then
break them up. Also included is a command line tool, wavmerge, which
merges wave files together. This tool will only work on files that are
alike. For example, 44100 khz sample rate, 16-bit sample size, etc.
-pulseaudio is an optional dependency.
diff --git a/desktop/ssr/README b/desktop/ssr/README
index 9e02a13da4..effa7abc6f 100644
--- a/desktop/ssr/README
+++ b/desktop/ssr/README
@@ -1,6 +1,4 @@
SimpleScreenRecorder is a feature-rich screen recorder for Linux that supports
X11 and OpenGL.
-For JACK audio support (requires the jack-audio-connection-kit package) set
-JACK=on. For PulseAudio support (requires the pulseaudio package), set
+For JACK audio support (requires jack-audio-connection-kit) set JACK=on.
diff --git a/desktop/xfce4-volumed-pulse/ b/desktop/xfce4-volumed-pulse/
index e59c75c052..34d89fc737 100644
--- a/desktop/xfce4-volumed-pulse/
+++ b/desktop/xfce4-volumed-pulse/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD="
MAINTAINER="Eric Fernandes Ferreira"
diff --git a/games/arnold-cpc/ b/games/arnold-cpc/
index ff3ef941e1..ce5761eb13 100644
--- a/games/arnold-cpc/
+++ b/games/arnold-cpc/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD="
MAINTAINER="Dimitris Zlatanidis"
diff --git a/games/dolphin-emu/README b/games/dolphin-emu/README
index a7c19a0922..b7259920c1 100644
--- a/games/dolphin-emu/README
+++ b/games/dolphin-emu/README
@@ -6,8 +6,8 @@ lesser known titles can be hit or miss. Triforce compatibility is
currently limited to a couple of games - others require more of the
Triforce-specific peripheral devices to be emulated.
-Optional dependencies: are SFML, OpenAL, portaudio, pulseaudio, soil,
-SDL2, miniupnpc, soundtouch, ffmpeg and wxGTK3
+Optional dependencies: are SFML, OpenAL, portaudio, soil, SDL2,
+miniupnpc, soundtouch, ffmpeg and wxGTK3
Optional dependencies (not used): wayland and polarssl (version < 1.3)
diff --git a/games/higan/README b/games/higan/README
index 912cc6de9b..b7482646d1 100644
--- a/games/higan/README
+++ b/games/higan/README
@@ -27,14 +27,11 @@ slackbuild.
PROFILE=accuracy|balanced|performance (default: balanced)
-3) If you want to have an OpenAL or pulseaudio audio driver option,
-you can build higan to support them by passing OPENAL=yes and
-PULSEAUDIO=yes to the slackbuild, which would require their respective
-packages. By default, these options are disabled.
+3) If you want to have an OpenAL audio driver option, you can build higan
+to support it by passing OPENAL=yes to the slackbuild, which would require
+the OpenAL package to be installed. By default, this option is disabled.
OPENAL=yes|no (default: no), requires OpenAL
-PULSEAUDIO=yes|no (default: no), requires pulseaudio
* Configuration *
@@ -43,5 +40,4 @@ shaders are located) is /usr/share/higan. If you want a personalized
profile, store your files in ~/.config/higan/, then higan will use
this folder instead.
-Optional dependencies: OpenAL, pulseaudio
+Optional dependency: OpenAL
diff --git a/games/lutris/README b/games/lutris/README
index e20b19f006..ce94e9084d 100644
--- a/games/lutris/README
+++ b/games/lutris/README
@@ -7,7 +7,4 @@ from native to Windows games (via Wine) to emulators and
browser games. The desktop application and the website
are libre software, your contributions are welcome!
-Optional dependencies for some of the runners:
- - allegro
- - apulse (or pulseaudio)
+allegro is an optional dependency for some of the runners.
diff --git a/ham/fldigi/README b/ham/fldigi/README
index 655724acf9..e87bfbf136 100644
--- a/ham/fldigi/README
+++ b/ham/fldigi/README
@@ -8,5 +8,5 @@ sound card, and transmitting can be accomplished using one
of any number of prebuilt or homebrew interfaces which can
found on the internet.
-Fldigi can also use libsndfile and pulseaudio if they are
-available at build time, as well as hamlib.
+Fldigi can also use libsndfile and hamlib if they are
+available at build time.
diff --git a/ham/unixcw/README b/ham/unixcw/README
index 43924b4a00..9a211e6f0c 100644
--- a/ham/unixcw/README
+++ b/ham/unixcw/README
@@ -4,5 +4,3 @@ for people who want to learn receiving and sending Morse code. These
include a QT4 code practice program, xcwcp.
unixcw is also needed by some other programs that make use of libcw.
-Optional dependency: pulseaudio
diff --git a/libraries/gnome-media/README b/libraries/gnome-media/README
index 17e6dc5c68..45d1fd7bfb 100644
--- a/libraries/gnome-media/README
+++ b/libraries/gnome-media/README
@@ -5,5 +5,3 @@ If you want to build gnome recorder, pass USE_GRECORD=yes to the script
when building. If you want to disable GStreamer properties, pass
USE_GSTPROP=no to the script. To enable the (deprecated) GStreamer
mixer, pass USE_GSTMIX=yes to the script.
-pulseaudio is an optional dependency.
diff --git a/libraries/qt5/README b/libraries/qt5/README
index ac0c8c5623..26734d459c 100644
--- a/libraries/qt5/README
+++ b/libraries/qt5/README
@@ -1,20 +1,16 @@
Qt is a cross-platform C++ application framework. Qt's primary feature
is its rich set of widgets that provide standard GUI functionality.
-Optional dependencies: unixodbc, libxkbcommon, freetds, pulseaudio,
-OpenAL, libwebp and postgresql
+Optional dependencies: unixodbc, libxkbcommon, freetds, OpenAL, libwebp,
+and postgresql
Optional dependencies: wayland, openvg, libinput and firebird (not available
-Note: To build Qt5 with Pulseadio then pass USEPULSE=yes to the slackbuild.
- USEPULSE=yes ./qt5.SlackBuild
-Note2: To build documentation pass DOCS=yes to the slackbuild.
+Note1: To build documentation pass DOCS=yes to the slackbuild.
DOCS=yes ./qt5.SlackBuild
-Note3: To build examples pass EXAMPLES=yes to the slackbuild
+Note2: To build examples pass EXAMPLES=yes to the slackbuild
EXAMPLES=yes ./qt5.SlackBuild
diff --git a/misc/projectM/README b/misc/projectM/README
index 2cd12922d1..664ca76c0c 100644
--- a/misc/projectM/README
+++ b/misc/projectM/README
@@ -3,6 +3,3 @@ projectM (Music visualization program)
projectM is an OpenGL based advanced music visualization program for Linux,
Mac OSX, and Windows. It is backward compatible with all the features of
Milkdrop 1.x (and now 2.x), but has many new toys and enhancements.
-To use projectM's optional pulseaudio support, build with:
- PULSEAUDIO=yes sh ./projectM.SlackBuild
diff --git a/multimedia/ffmpeg/README b/multimedia/ffmpeg/README
index 521fa56ac6..4330c40bfa 100644
--- a/multimedia/ffmpeg/README
+++ b/multimedia/ffmpeg/README
@@ -25,7 +25,6 @@ OPENCORE=yes|no (default: no), requires opencore-amr
OPENCV=yes|no (default: no), requires opencv
OPENSSL=yes|no (default: no), creates non-redistributable binary
OPUS=yes|no (default: no), requires opus
-PULSEAUDIO=yes|no (default: no), requires pulseaudio
QUVI=yes|no (default: no), requires libquvi
RTMP=yes|no (default: no), requires rtmpdump
SCHROEDINGER=yes|no (default: no), requires schroedinger
diff --git a/multimedia/gpac/README b/multimedia/gpac/README
index 1a3ce80942..42fad82c86 100644
--- a/multimedia/gpac/README
+++ b/multimedia/gpac/README
@@ -3,5 +3,4 @@ playback. GPAC includes MP4Box utility which lets packaging of
various audio and video codecs into mp4 container.
Optional dependencies include the following: wxPython, js, faad2, ffmpeg
-xvidcore, a52dec, jack-audio-connection-kit, pulseaudio, xulrunner and
+xvidcore, a52dec, jack-audio-connection-kit, xulrunner and xmlrpc-c.
diff --git a/multimedia/gtick/ b/multimedia/gtick/
index 88e8a1a6c6..53946d2ce7 100644
--- a/multimedia/gtick/
+++ b/multimedia/gtick/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD=""
MAINTAINER="R. S. Ananda Murthy"
diff --git a/multimedia/kodi/README b/multimedia/kodi/README
index 50fa952601..c97c46176a 100644
--- a/multimedia/kodi/README
+++ b/multimedia/kodi/README
@@ -5,9 +5,9 @@ viewing and playing a vast library of audio, video and image formats.
Kodi has a sophisticated library management system that allows you to
organize all your media to give you quick and immediate access.
-Optional dependencies: libcec, pulseaudio, libbluray, libnfs, libva,
-libdvdcss, lirc, cwiid, pybluez, id3lib, libvdpau, rtmpdump, afpfs-ng,
-avahi, lame, SDL2, libmodplug and openjdk
+Optional dependencies: libcec, libbluray, libnfs, libva, libdvdcss,
+lirc, cwiid, pybluez, id3lib, libvdpau, rtmpdump, afpfs-ng, avahi,
+lame, SDL2, libmodplug and openjdk
Optional: libcrystalhd and libshairport (not available at
@@ -16,7 +16,6 @@ on some optional components.
WII=yes|no (Default is no), requires cwiid and pybluez
WEBSERVER=yes|no (Default is yes), requires libmicrohttpd
-PULSE=yes|no (Default is no), requires pulseaudio
Kodi can be compiled with openjdk instead of jdk.
diff --git a/multimedia/libav/README b/multimedia/libav/README
index de5244b37d..3bde9b2f2f 100644
--- a/multimedia/libav/README
+++ b/multimedia/libav/README
@@ -19,7 +19,6 @@ OPENCORE=yes|no (default: no), requires opencore-amr
OPENCV=yes|no (default: no), requires opencv
OPENJPEG=yes|no (default: no), requires openjpeg
OPUS=yes|no (default: no), requires opus
-PULSEAUDIO=yes|no (default: no), requires pulseaudio
RTMP=yes|no (default: no), requires rtmpdump
SCHROEDINGER=yes|no (default: no), requires schroedinger
SPEEX=yes|no (default: no), requires speex
diff --git a/multimedia/mpv/README b/multimedia/mpv/README
index 8fc4923a2b..2bb44ef5b8 100644
--- a/multimedia/mpv/README
+++ b/multimedia/mpv/README
@@ -6,8 +6,8 @@ with the former projects while introducing many more. It supports a wide
variety of video file formats, audio and video codecs, and subtitle types.
optional: docutils, lua, libquvi, lirc, libbluray, libdvdnav, enca, ladspa_sdk,
- SDL2, jack-audio-connection-kit, pulseaudio, OpenAL, wayland, vdpau,
- oss, libbs2b, portaudio, libfdk-acc
+ SDL2, jack-audio-connection-kit, OpenAL, wayland, vdpau, oss, libbs2b,
+ portaudio, libfdk-acc
If docutils is not installed, the man pages will not be built/installed.
This is the reason I have included docutils in both the `required` and
diff --git a/multimedia/shotcut/ b/multimedia/shotcut/
index 1e963993e8..a47fe8faad 100644
--- a/multimedia/shotcut/
+++ b/multimedia/shotcut/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD="
-REQUIRES="pulseaudio jack-audio-connection-kit"
MAINTAINER="Edinaldo P. Silva"
diff --git a/network/roger-router/README b/network/roger-router/README
index 1a430ce5dd..495d319b03 100644
--- a/network/roger-router/README
+++ b/network/roger-router/README
@@ -13,4 +13,4 @@ There is an optional firefox-plugin "roger-dial". It can be installed
by calling
from your firefox browser.
-Optional dependencies: portaudio and pulseaudio
+Optional dependency: portaudio
diff --git a/network/skype/ b/network/skype/
index a49d26af5d..f20c1a0496 100644
--- a/network/skype/
+++ b/network/skype/
@@ -5,6 +5,6 @@ DOWNLOAD=""
MAINTAINER="Mario Preksavec"
EMAIL="mario at slackware dot hr"
diff --git a/system/gtk-vnc/README b/system/gtk-vnc/README
index 8eef0b86d9..f1874e1938 100644
--- a/system/gtk-vnc/README
+++ b/system/gtk-vnc/README
@@ -7,8 +7,3 @@ This script builds both the gtk+2 and gtk+3 versions of the
library. To avoid building the gtk+3 version, pass "GTK3=no"
when launching the SlackBuild. For example:
GTK3=no ./gtk-vnc.SlackBuild
-NOTE: gtk-vnc requires cairo 1.12.16 or greater to perform
-correctly, especially with pygtk bindings.
-Optional dependency: pulseaudio
diff --git a/system/virtualbox/README b/system/virtualbox/README
index db0f144151..6a9da63a9b 100644
--- a/system/virtualbox/README
+++ b/system/virtualbox/README
@@ -22,9 +22,6 @@ If you want to attach VirtualBox to a VDE network you will need vde2.
If you want to be able to capture the video output of your virtual
hosts you will need libvpx, then pass to the script VPX=yes.
-For pulseaudio integration pass PULSE=yes to the script. This will
-require pulseaudio as optional dependency.
See README.SLACKWARE for some setup notes.
NOTE: This will not build on a stock x86_64 system.