Re: [ports/audio/openal-soft] Unbreak Int32

From: Thomas Zander <>
Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2021 15:49:06 UTC

Thanks for sending this patch. Since this is not a FreeBSD-specific
patch, can you work with the upstream project to get this into the
main line?
You can submit a pull request to

Until this is resolved upstream, I think we could have this in the
tree, but is there a good way to verify that this does not break the
OSS backend for other users?


On Fri, 20 Aug 2021 at 08:20, <> wrote:
> Greetings!
>  The attached patch unbreaks OSS audio with sound cards that can only
>  do 32-bit samples. openal-soft worked OK with this format if SNDIO
>  option was selected (without sndiod running), but something broke in
>  the last couple months, and openal-soft no longer produces audio on
>  my system.
>  With this patch, only OSS backed support needs to be compiled in --
>  SNDIO no longer necessary. And it works.
> --
> [SorAlx]  ridin' VN2000 Classic LT