Subject: Re: /dev/dsp device specs
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From: Mike Long <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/08/1997 14:25:12
>From: Peter Berg <>
>Date: Sat, 08 Mar 1997 12:28:13 +0100

>I'm about to implement the /dev/dsp device for the arm32 port of netbsd. This 
>driver is based on a (not yet available) professional digital audio card for 
>the RiscPC. But for this I need the specifications of the original Sun 
>/dev/dsp device. Can someone please give me an advice where I can get them 
>from ?

SunOS had no /dev/dsp device; it had /dev/audio.  /dev/dsp is the
creation of Linux (now OSS) sound code.  Which of the two are you
planning to implement?
Mike Long <>     <URL:>
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