On 03/09/10 08:05, David Henningsson wrote:
2010-09-02 15:47, Nigel Horne skrev:
Package: vlc
Version: 1.1.3-1
Severity: normal

No audio comes out of an audio CD.  I get the mesage

        Potential ALSA version problem:
        VLC failed to initialize your sound output device (if any).
        Please update alsa-lib to version 1.0.23-2-g8d80d5f or higher to try to 
fix this issue.

But when I try "aptitude install alsa-lib", I get

Couldn't find any package whose name or description matched "alsa-lib"
Under Debian and derivatives, alsa-lib is called "libasound2".
Wouldn't it be less confusing if it said "Please update libasound2..."?

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