Hello + sound event architecture

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Tue Nov 21 23:21:05 EET 2006

Patryk Zawadzki wrote:
>>  - there is support for .wav files in the spec as a "legacy support"
>> feature. is there any reason to do this? won't themes have to be
>> created from scratch here and therefore during this process sounds can
>> simply be encoded to ogg if needed?
>What about apps that need to support GNOME/KDE and Windows? There is no
>easy way to play Vorbis files on MS Windows.

If you need to support Windows as well, you probably have to recompile 
your application. So you have two sets of Makefiles or whatever 
technology you use to build.

Adding a few oggenc steps shouldn't be that difficult.

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