Removing the worst cruft
Eric S. Raymond
esr at thyrsus.com
Sun Jul 24 04:59:47 UTC 2016
Hal Murray <hmurray at megapathdsl.net>:
> What is the right API to use? All we need is a batch of samples and the time
> they arrived.
The API has a name, but the largest class of implementations doesn't
use it. In some circles it's called SADA - Sun Audio Device
API. Which tells you where it originated, all right, but the most
commonly deployed SADA-like facilities are the old Linux OSS Audio
and the (unnamed) sound API on *BSD systems.
<a href="http://www.catb.org/~esr/">Eric S. Raymond</a>
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