need testing - xfce 4.4.2 installer package

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at
Tue Dec 4 23:28:06 CET 2007

Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> David Mohr wrote:
>> On 12/4/07, Benedikt Meurer <benedikt.meurer at> wrote:
>>> Jannis Pohlmann wrote:
>>>> Off-topic: We should replace that crappy piece of software anyway.
>>>> Whenever I want to record music of my bands I have to rely on alsamixer
>>>> because xfce4-mixer is not good enough. I wish I had more time, then
>>>> I'd do the job. Actually, I already started working on it about a month
>>>> ago:
>>> Jep, a rewrite would be nice. Something based on GStreamer.
>> This might be a stupid question, but what does gstreamer also handle
>> mixer controls? I thought it was just for sound processing.
> There's a GstMixer interface for software/hardware mixer controls. This
> way we could get rid of the OS specific code, and Xfce would work
> out-of-the-box on every system supported by GStreamer.

Gstreamer is a little huge to pull in just for a mixer...


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