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From: Thomas Förster <>
To:, Joshua Hartwell <>
Subject: Re: Is Sox a good choice as the backend for a Music Player?
Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:17:25 +0100
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Hi Josh,

my recommendation: Go for it! It is a better way for audio than VLC. If 
you are interested in a more special way of "pure" audio, use a 
cross-plattform realtime project like rtaudio:


> Am 2018-12-17 00:34, schrieb Joshua Hartwell:
>> Hi all:
>> I have written a cross-platform music player. (
>> [1]). It current relies upon VLC to do its audio-decoding, but I have
>> some issues there and I don't like using a library that's so heavy to
>> decode audio.
>> I came across Sox as a potential suitable replacement, but I have no
>> familiarity with the project. Do you think it could be a good backend
>> for this project?
>> Thanks!
>> Josh Hartwell
>> Links:
>> ------
>> [1]
>> _______________________________________________
>> Sox-users mailing list

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Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2018-12-16 23:34 Joshua Hartwell
2018-12-17 22:17 ` Eric Wong
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2018-12-19  9:17   ` Thomas Förster [this message]

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