[OE-core] [PATCH 1/3] alsa-lib: 1.1.6 -> 1.1.8

Tanu Kaskinen tanuk at iki.fi
Thu Feb 21 19:42:47 UTC 2019

On Thu, 2019-02-21 at 21:38 +0200, Tanu Kaskinen wrote:
> On Thu, 2019-02-21 at 10:43 -0800, Khem Raj wrote:
> > WARNING: alsa-lib-native-1.1.8-r0 do_fetch: Failed to fetch URL
> > ftp://ftp.alsa-project.org/pub/lib/alsa-lib-1.1.8.tar.bz2, attempting
> > MIRRORS if available
> > 
> > we might need a better source
> I don't know what's going on with the alsa infrastructure, it has had
> various problems since last weekend. Sometimes the ftp server works,
> sometimes it doesn't. The ftp server is certainly the official source,
> since that's what was advertised in the release announcement.
> In my testing I used Debian's archives, but I suppose it's not cool to
> cause server load on Debian.
> Is github a good source? If I recall correctly, github has had some
> kind of problems in the past regarding checksum stability, has that
> improved? I see there are many recipes using github, so I suppose it's
> ok.
> This link seems to work:
> https://github.com/alsa-project/alsa-lib/archive/v1.1.8.tar.gz
> ...but most github SRC_URIs have structure where the the tarball is
> under archive/download/<version>/ and I wasn't able to figure out a
> working url for alsa-lib that would have that structure.

Never mind, I didn't notice that Alex already provided a good source.



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