[pulseaudio-discuss] pulseaudio client / audio driver for windows
lennart at poettering.net
Thu Feb 5 17:45:29 PST 2009
On Thu, 29.01.09 19:32, Tuomo Pelkonen (tumi at jyu.fi) wrote:
> I am interested in porting / keeping the pulseaudio client library up to
> date on windows.
> My plan was creating Vistas global Audio Processing Object (APO) that
> communicates to a local sound "server" which in turn acts as pulseaudio
> client and pushes audio to the pulseaudio server. My intention is to
> keep my code open source but the compilation of the APOs and Windows
> drivers need Microsoft Windows Driver Kit which of course is not
> available without proper MSDN license. So participating in this project
> is not too trivial :/
A few more notes:
mingw contains ddk bindings. You should be able to build a windows
driver with that. Not sure about Vista though.
Also, if you resurrect the PA port to Windows, I think it would be
good to base your work on git master -- not the released
versions. Also, I'd love to integrate those portability patches
eventually and I'd like to keep eye on what's going on, so may I
kindly request an accesible git repo at least for the porting stuff?
gitorious is your friend!
Lennart Poettering Red Hat, Inc.
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