[Wine] Re: Wine 1.3.25 kills sound with PulseAudio

DaVince wineforum-user at winehq.org
Fri Jul 29 07:21:08 CDT 2011

Erufailon wrote:
> I cannot understand why Wine Team did this. At the moment PulseAudio is the default audio driver in Ubuntu which means 95% of users is using it. I don't understand the reason they had to do it. Why not support both ALSA and PulseAudio?

Because PA has an ALSA compatibility layer anyway, so if the Wine ALSA driver doesn't work, it's more likely this compatibility layer's fault than Wine's.

Considering the audio system in Wine is being reimplemented, I think there will be less issues concerning both ALSA and PA audio, anyway.

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