ANNOUNCE: The Snack Sound Toolkit v2.0.1

Kare Sjolander
Wed, 27 Sep 2000 18:45:08 +0200

This release contains:

* Several bug-fixes

* Updated demos

* Updated documentation

How to play a sound file using Snack and Python:

s = Sound()'ex1.wav')

The Snack Sound Toolkit is designed to be used with a scripting
Snack adds commands to play and record audio and supports in-memory
objects, file based audio, and streaming audio, with background
audio processing. It handles fileformats such as WAV, MP3, AU, AIFF, and

Snack is extensible, new commands and sound file formats can be added
using the Snack C-library.
Snack also does sound visualization, e.g. waveforms and spectrograms.
The visualization canvas item types update in real-time and can output

Snack works with Tcl8.0 - Tcl8.4 and Python 1.5.2-1.6
Platforms: Linux, Solaris, HP-UX, IRIX, NetBSD, Macintosh, and

Source and Binaries can be downloaded from

Kare Sjolander