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From: Phil Burk <philburk@mobileer.com>
Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2012 17:04:08 -0800
Message-ID: <4F31CA08.8010907@mobileer.com>
To: public-audio@w3.org
Hello Chris,

On 2/7/12 4:35 PM, Chris Double wrote:
> At the time [July 2007] I had issues with getting it to work reliably
> across all the platforms we supported. I was experiencing various
> crashes, no sound playing on optimized builds on Mac OS X and
> difficulties with reliable audio playback position on some
> platforms.

Hmmm. Back in 2007 we were transitioning from the old V18 API to the new
V19 API. The first stable snapshot of V19 was in December of 2007, a few
months after your troublesome experience. There has been a lot of work
done since then. PortAudio is now much more stable and is used in many


PortAudio might be a useful host independent platform for browsers.

If there are still problems then we would like to know so we can fix
them. I'm sure that if the other PortAudio developers knew there was a
chance of it being used in a browser then it would light a fire under them.

Phil Burk
Received on Wednesday, 8 February 2012 01:08:32 UTC

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