Subject: Re: /dev/sound, non-blocking IO, and select
To: None <>
From: Alan Post <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/07/2005 02:44:01
In article <1112834454.538.3.camel@localhost>, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> The problem: select on the /dev/sound fd is never saying that data
> is available. Why is this the case? Isn't there always sound
> available to read?

On my system, I have to do a read to get the audio to start, before
calling select the first time.