Ralf Habacker Ralf.Habacker@freenet.de
Fri Jul 19 01:50:00 GMT 2002

> 1) Who is really interested - excluding Nicholas :-) - /dev/dsp works in
> read mode. It will prevent any possible future work to be useless.

Hi Jacek,

a few month ago I've ported an x game (rocks & diamonds 2.0) to cygwin and
recognized, that cygwin /dev/dsp does not allow changing audio buffer size,
which caused some sound issues (see

Becauwe this may be a problem for other sound relating cygwin/xfree application
(at least for kde, on which I'm working now, see http://cygwin.kde.org) this may
be an additional topic.

Any comments ?


More information about the Cygwin-patches mailing list