Prospects of an OpenAL audio driver...
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Sat Jun 3 16:07:35 CDT 2006
On Fri, 02 Jun 2006 02:08:04 -0700, Nick Burns wrote:
>>Are there any problems with using OpenAL for such a purpose?
>Probably not, it depends on the exact level of abstraction OpenAL gives.
>But it begs the question - why?
The reason for using OpenAL is for platforms that dont have alsa/oss/esd/...
For one it gives a chance to test audio on windows for example -- and on mac
osx (although the winecoreaudio driver is making great progress).
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