[LAU] Hello and configuring audio

Joern Nettingsmeier nettings at folkwang-hochschule.de
Wed Jan 9 11:41:41 EST 2008

M-.-n wrote:
> Joern Nettingsmeier wrote:
>> M-.-n wrote:
>>   to narrow things down a bit, can you play wavs glitch-free when using
>> aplay on the command line? that's about as close to alsa-lib as you can
>> get, with no other things in between.
> Yes, that seems to work fine, I've tried fire app and compile code at
> the same time, it's fine. So I guess I'll get the aplay source code and
> see how I can integrate that directly and if I can get smoother
> performances.
> I've found out the /dev/dsp can't be accesses because... it doesn't
> exist anymore. Go figure. Anyway, I got something to chew now, will keep
> you up to date with my progress.

that could be because of udev. the device files in linux are mostly
dynamically generated, to better support hotplug and reduce clutter.
it might appear when you modprobe snd_pcm_oss (iirc)...
but if you are using alsa only, you don't need it anyways.

jörn nettingsmeier

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