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Subject: Re: GSoC project: Standalone audio library

Re: GSoC project: Standalone audio library

From: Sean Bartell <wingedtachikoma_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 15 May 2011 20:12:39 -0400

On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 09:22:07PM +0200, Al Le wrote:
> >The initial focus will be on getting the library working, not on a nice
> >API. In order to appeal to software other than Rockbox...
>
> IMO the API should be laid out first. How else can you say that the
> library "works"? Besides: a nice API would be a very appealing thing
> for other projects (other than Rockbox).

The library "works" if it can be used to test codecs on Linux. The API
will be *usable* initially, but not necessarily flexible enough for
other projects. Making it flexible could require significant changes to
the codecs, and I want to delay that until after the test suite is
working.
Received on 2011-05-16


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