email@example.com (Skip Montanaro)
Thu, 2 Aug 2001 17:17:31 -0500
Charles> I have a SWIG-based linux audio module that I use in my code,
Charles> not wanting anything to do with the (to me) highly suspect
Charles> linuxaudiodev module. Should I dust off this code and
Charles> contribute it?
Charles> Of course, if we really want to provide high-quality audio
Charles> support on Linux, we have to account for a number of different
Charles> options - at least, OSS and ALSA... this is sort of a
Charles> can-of-worms. But I do believe that the current linuxaudiodev
Charles> module should be deprecated.
Charles, is your SWIG-based thing still Linux-specific? (I sort of suspect
it is.) While having to support multiple options will be a pain, I think
they will each tend to be more platform-neutral than the current approach.