FreeBSD's sound system lineage....

Julian Elischer julian at
Mon Jul 23 16:27:43 UTC 2007

Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> Quoting Julian Elischer <julian at> (Mon, 23 Jul 2007 07:24:36 -0700):
>> The OSS people have offered us the use (from memory) of their ALSA<->OSS
>> shim library. It would be nice if one of the sound people
>> would talk to them and see if the offer still stands.
> It needs kernel support which we don't have. I don't know how hard/easy
> it is to provide this support.

That's where we probably need someone like Ariff to have a look at it.

I think they also offered to help us get that support.

> Bye,
> Alexander.

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