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ALSA 1.0.27 Released With Audio Improvements

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Published on 12 April 2013 12:38 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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Version 1.0.27 of the Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) has been released for Linux desktop users worldwide.

Among the changes introduced by the user-space ALSA 1.0.27 update include a couple fixes within the core ALSA library, numerous API updates to alsa-lib, the ALSA Control utility now has a daemon mode, the ALSA Speaker Test now supports the channel mapping API, improvements to APlay, and numerous other updates throughout.

More details on all of the changes found within the information posted at ALSA-Project.org.

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