[SCM] supercollider/master: Can build against jack2 as well as jack1

Felipe Sateler fsateler at debian.org
Thu Oct 21 01:15:01 UTC 2010

On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 20:07, Jonas Smedegaard <dr at jones.dk> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 20, 2010 at 10:14:15PM +0000,
> danstowell-guest at users.alioth.debian.org wrote:
>>   Can build against jack2 as well as jack1
>> - libjack-dev (>= 0.100),
>> + libjack-jackd2-0 | libjack-dev (>= 0.100),
> Please beware that the commit message do not match the actual change.
> More accurate description of the change is this:
>  Build against hack2 by default, with the common API as fallback

Actually, it means: try to build against the runtime library package
and fallback to the jackd1 development headers. In other words, the
change is broken.

> I.e. two things:
>  * Official Debian builds will link against jackd2
>  * Not only jack1 but any jack implementation is assumed supported
> I believe the second is good and intended, but the first is not: We've
> generally decided (as I understand it) to build against jack1 and only favor
> jack2 daemon at runtime.

And I agree with this.


Felipe Sateler

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