[LAA] aumix 2.9.1

Trevor Johnson trevor at jpj.net
Thu May 6 09:38:44 UTC 2010

Aumix is for changing the settings on your hardware mixer.  It works
with the OSS API.  It has X11 and ncurses GUIs, but can also be
used from scripts.

This is a maintenance release. Several bugs were fixed and the build
system was updated. Thanks to Stefan Ott for helping to prepare this

home page:  http://jpj.net/~trevor/aumix.html

source:  http://jpj.net/~trevor/aumix/aumix-2.9.1.tar.bz2
or http://sourceforge.net/projects/aumix/files/

mailing lists:  https://gna.org/mail/?group=aumix

what's new in this version:
- icon is now compatible with KDE panel (Bruce Sass)
- cursor is no longer blue on exit from full-screen mode (Michael
  Lee Yohe)
- loading a color scheme from a file works again
- a crash caused by wrong parsing of options is fixed (Kees Cook)
- build system and internationalization updated to use latest
  autotools and gettext idioms (code credit: Owen Taylor, Alexandre
  Oliva, Gordon Matzigkeit, Bruno Haible, Ulrich Drepper, and the
  Free Software Foundation)
- fixed a bug that could leave the terminal unusable on exit from
  full-screen mode (Aleksey Cheusov)
- non-ASCII shortcut keys, such as in the Swedish translation, now
  work (Mikael Hedin)
- support for obsolete GTK+ 1.2 has been removed
- documentation mentions new mailing lists instead of defunct one
- in full-screen mode, record/play indicators are only redrawn
  when their state changes (Romain Francoise)
- when an error occurs in GTK+ mode, an error message is now printed
  and aumix will not try to close a window that has not yet been
  opened (Bas Zoetekouw)
- a bug where mute script saved the wrong settings is fixed (Owen
  Leonard/Cory Wiltshire)
- in full-screen mode, the cursor is placed next to the active
  control, to ease reading on a Braille terminal (S?bastien Hinderer)
- bootstrap script added
- in the aumix.1 man page, -i, -o, -r and -W options are now
  properly documented, and hyphens are changed to minus signs (Romain
  Francoise, Tibor Cs?g?r and Stefan Ott)
- a syntax error was fixed in the xaumix.1 man page (Stefan Ott)
- in full-screen mode, the balance arrow is now erased once a
  balance control is no longer active (Romain Francoise)
- new shortcut key "0" sets maximum level or extreme right balance
  (Romain Francoise)
- error messages are now more informative (Stefan Ott)
- in full-screen mode, the active device is shown more prominently
- the shortcut key for muting was changed, and now works in the
  German language (Bernhard Reiter)
- a crash when the HOME environment variable is set but empty has
  been fixed (Eduard Bloch)
- the DISPLAY environment variable is now ignored if it is set,
  but empty (Bas Zoetekouw)
Trevor Johnson

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