Main Inclusion Report for jack-audio-connection-kit
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Availability: [http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/j/jack-audio-connection-kit]; Available for all supported architectures.
Build dependency of the 'jack' alsa plugin (now disabled in libasound2-plugins, see launchpad bugs [https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/alsa-plugins/+bug/197957 197957] and [https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/alsa-plugins/+bug/84900 84900])
No [http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvekey.cgi?keyword=jack CVE entries] known.
No [http://secunia.com/search/?search=jack Secunia history] known
- jackd is of course a daemon, but is not automatically started on startup
- No source code review is performed that we know of.
- Jack does not ask any debconf questions.
[http://bugs.debian.org/src:jack Debian bugs]: only wishlist items are open right now.
[http://packages.qa.debian.org/j/jack.html Maintenance in Debian] is calm
[http://jackaudio.org Upstream] is calm
[http://trac.jackaudio.org/jack/ Upstream bug tracker]: nothing particularly relevant or critical there either it seems
[http://www.netfort.gr.jp/~dancer/column/libpkg-guide/libpkg-guide.html Debian library packaging guide] standards compliance ?
- Packaging system (debhelper/cdbs/dbs) ? Patch system ? Any packaging oddities ?
- Are these all in main ?
- What do upstream call this software ? Has it had different names in the past ?
MIR bug: [https://bugs.launchpad.net/BUGNUMBER]
The author of this report should put their name here; reviewers will add comments etc. too * Contributor: Arnout 'raboof' Engelen