OSS audio emulation
ossaudio library provides an emulation
of the OSS (Linux) audio interface.
Use the native interface for new programs and the emulation library only for porting programs.
ossaudio library first appeared in
The emulation uses a #define for
so some obscure programs can fail to compile.
The emulation is incomplete.
The emulation only covers
are other differences as well. E.g., on a write that would block in
non-blocking mode Linux returns