Removing alsaconf was one of the very few rewarding moments of these ten years of taking care of ALSA in Debian.
Not everyone agreed back then, and we still get some retaliation. :)
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 02:59:31 +0100 From: <CENSORED> To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: sabotage! the removing of alsaconf without working(!) alternatives was (AND IS!) an act of sabotage against millions of debian/alsa - users who needs stable productive systems you and all those proponents of removing this still needed alsaconf - program will have to take the responsibility in front of an (us-) court for damages in millions of dollars - amounts (lost man hours) all over the world only a short while and we will have enough sponsors and witnesses around the globe (and a very specialised, international labouring bureau of advocates) to go to the court for prosecution. we will not tolerate such an betray ("stable"? - do you believe, we're fools??!!) against broad sections of the population and against the spirit of free software! it will be intresting to investigate, in whoms interests you've done so and who the beneficiaries are ... L.B. conductor, publicist, whistleblower