Wine sound discussion summary

Michael Stefaniuc mstefani at
Mon Dec 7 07:21:48 CST 2009

Reece Dunn wrote:
> 2009/12/7 Francois Gouget <fgouget at>
>> On Sun, 6 Dec 2009, Reece Dunn wrote:
>> [...]
>>> If Wine is going to go down the Windows 7 audio route, why not
>>> redirect everything to pulseaudio?
>> Is PulseAudio supported on Mac OS X, FreeBSD and Solaris?
>> If not then we'd need an alternative for these platforms.
>     * Linux (any modern distribution)
>     * Solaris
>     * FreeBSD
>     * NetBSD
>     * Native Win32 (no cygwin)
ROFL. A stone age version of PA was ported half-a^Hhearted to the other
OSes just to have a tick in the "portability checkbox". Doesn't mean
current versions work there or are actively developed.


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