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Re: Guidelines? (And a quick note about the website)

Okay, I will do that.  I'm going to mail out the draft of the sound API's
plans in just a few minutes.  In there I mention ALSA and OSS
wrappers...the way that the plan goes there will be hardware specific
drivers and wrapper drivers.
But at any rate, 3D Sound will definitely be in penguin play, but, it will
be in a separate library. (To avoid linking in functions that programmers
don't need - and 3D sound will have quite a few!)


At 06:18 AM 3/27/99 -0600, you wrote:
>> // There is no 3D support yet but it will be implemented with seperate
>> // interface functions.
>I hope whoever designs the 3d sound interface stops by the alsa mailing
>list and asks them what there plans are. They are working on a new mixer
>interface which will support a larger number of channels. Also hardware 3d
>encoded sound was going to be handled through special pcm interfaces, I
>believe. But regardless, alsa is the place where hardware 3d sound will be 
>supported for Linux, so it seems like a good idea to look at what they're
>Justin Bradford
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