Sneaking out yesterday was the second release candidate for ALSA version 1.0.13. There are quite a few extensive changes in this development release compared to the first 1.0.13 release candidate. The complete set of changes for Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) v1.0.13RC2 can be found here.
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