[pulseaudio-discuss] [alsa-devel] Asynchronous notification in ALSA - I/O Plugin - Pulseaudio

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Fri May 23 16:07:01 PDT 2008

On Fri, 23.05.08 21:23, CJ van den Berg (cj at vdbonline.com) wrote:

> On Thu, May 22, 2008 at 12:24:22AM +0200, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> > Adobe was informed about this. And in Flash 10 they responded to the
> > criticism. Flash 10 doesn't use alsa async anymore and seems to work
> > fine on ioplug and thus on PA.
> I can confirm this. Flash 10 works fine with the pulse alsa plugin (at
> least with nswrapper on amd64). I think this is great news. Death to
> libflashsupport!

Actually I am tempted to keep it around. Firstly it passes a nicer
name to PA (i.e. "Adobe Flash" instead of "alsa[firefox]" or
suchlike). Secondly, stacking abstraction layers on top of each other
is bad style.


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