g.patel at wanadoo.fr.invalid
Thu Oct 25 07:35:00 CDT 2001
On Thu, 25 Oct 2001 19:37:23 +1000, Pete <kookey42 at goconnect.net>
>I last saw this problem in a thread in this newsgroup a couple of years
>ago, but there was no solution then.
>It was then stated that you couldn't get a SoundBlaster Live sound card to
>work under Wine because Windows 'ran' everything through the emu10k1.vxd
>file and Wine did not support vxd files.
>Is this still the case?
>Has anyone found a workaround yet?
Well, use an unix driver : using a SoundBlaster
is common these days with recent version of
Linux, the driver is even named emu10k :-)
Some features are not yet available in all cases I
think (recording in DirectSound) but this has nothing
to do with vxd support (I am certain that even 2 years
ago it was clearly stated that Wine would never
support these - now finally obsolete - things)
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