PATCH: Preliminary DMA and SOUNDBLASTER emulation
titan.costa at wanadoo.fr
Sun May 12 11:46:12 CDT 2002
Andreas Mohr a écrit :
> On Sat, May 11, 2002 at 01:51:05PM -0700, Dustin Navea wrote:
> > which sound cards is this meant for? i have a live
> > platinum 5.1, is it to be used by people who _do_ or
> > who _dont_ have sb cards? i must be missing the
> > point, but what is the need for sb emulation?
> Of course it's meant to be for people with *all* kinds of sound cards.
> Believe it or not, but there was a time when you had great difficulties
> getting any sound card other than a true SoundBlaster.
Yes, that's true. And the first serious alternative was the gravis
ultrasound. A great card.
> The need is this:
> A SoundBlaster emulation is BEAUTIFUL :-)
> (as you'll be able to play all shockingly old DOS games with *real* sound :)
However, few of them run under WINE :-(
> Thanks for this very cool patch !!!
> Andreas Mohr Stauferstr. 6, D-71272 Renningen, Germany
> Tel. +49 7159 800604 http://home.arcor.de/andi.mohr/
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