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From: Thomas Förster <tsepp2000@web.de>
To: sox-users@lists.sourceforge.net, Joshua Hartwell <jhartwell@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: Is Sox a good choice as the backend for a Music Player?
Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2018 10:17:25 +0100
Message-ID: <231d655a905788a049100b1bdaf9712c@bayern-mail.de> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <99079b5ee88b913488369fd7af8d9a5c@bayern-mail.de>

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:
http://www.music.mcgill.ca/~gary/rtaudio/

Regards
Thomas


> Am 2018-12-17 00:34, schrieb Joshua Hartwell:
>> Hi all:
>> 
>> I have written a cross-platform music player. (http://hypnosplayer.org
>> [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] http://hypnosplayer.org
>> 
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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
     [not found] ` <99079b5ee88b913488369fd7af8d9a5c@bayern-mail.de>
2018-12-19  9:17   ` Thomas Förster [this message]

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