On Sat, 17 Apr 2010, Jonas Smedegaard wrote:

When you register with libjack, it will start the daemon if it is not already running. So, you can't have the library without the daemon.[*]

That sounds like trouble: if such application is invoked inside a chroot, it causes a mess!

Debian mandates ability to enforce daemons to not be started (it is called policy.d - see e.g. the Debian package policyrcd-script-zg2 for more info (and probably somewhere in Debian Policy itself - too lazy to look it up right now).

jackd is not Not NOT a system daemon and should never be started by an rc.d script.

jackd is a user daemon that should started and stopped by a normal user.


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