RFC: KDE4, KMix and a public Mixer API (possibly freedesktop.org)

Diego Iastrubni elcuco at kde.org
Sun Oct 8 22:03:34 BST 2006

ביום ראשון, 8 באוקטובר 2006, 21:40, נכתב על ידי Thiago Macieira:
> Christian Esken wrote:
> >I am currently working on a Mixer Service API for KDE4.
> >The API is targeted at mixer services (like kmixd), a Mixer (like kmix)
> > and several MM apps. It can be used for changing volumes, retrieving
> > volume changes, querying for mixers, detecting hot-plugged
> > soundcards/mixers and some more services.
> Detecting mixers would be nice, but I fail to see why we need this API as
> a D-Bus service, rather than something ALSA provides. I am probably
> missing something, as I am not familiar with multimedia architectures.

I don't think ALSA is working that good on Windows. Also in Solaris. And what 
about Linux system with OSS and not ALSA...?

The generic way is D-Bus.

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