[Slackbuilds-users] libcap build fails

Robby Workman rw at rlworkman.net
Tue Sep 9 23:23:31 UTC 2008

On Tue, 09 Sep 2008 18:41:07 -0400
Steve <sleistinger at verizon.net> wrote:

> IIRC, jack-audio-connector-kit was one reason libcap was needed in
> the first place.  Now there is a jack-audio script that does not need
> libcap for the build in the repository.

Perhaps, but there are other things which need libcap, not the least
of which is the last two releases of vsftpd, and probably quite a 
few things we have at SlackBuilds.org...

> Is there a downside to using a jack-audio built without libcap
> support with respect to Rosegarden and Ardour for example.  If so,
> should the jack-audio buildscript be returned to its original state?

I have no idea.  :-)


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