[arch-general] archlinux install bottleneck

Zachary Kline zkline at speedpost.net
Mon Feb 19 15:08:28 UTC 2018

It is a step helpful for the totally blind who are using the Talking Arch installation system. Without it, getting speech working reliably is complicated.

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> On Feb 19, 2018, at 7:00 PM, Øyvind Heggstad <mrelendig at har-ikkje.net> wrote:
> On Sun, 18 Feb 2018 07:27:11 -0500
> Jude DaShiell <jdashiel at panix.com> wrote:
>> After having run arch-chroot /mnt /usr/bin/bash one of the things I
>> do is to run alsactl store.
>> alsactl store returns error 125 /var/lib/alsa/asound.state no such
>> file or directory.  Certainly there's no such file since when alsa
>> was run before arch-chroot got run on system boot /mnt/var/lib/alsa
>> directory was empty having just run pacstrap on /mnt.  So since this
>> is supposed to work, could it be arch-chroot script fails to collect
>> and pass along enough of the right environment information to its
>> chrooted environment for alsactl store to run?  Details are available
>> at: information at:
>> http://www.alsa-project.org/db/?f=43f6670eb3bde26ad6491d2faa631625109f88d0
> As a sidenote: Why are you running alsactl store inside the chroot?

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