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patch #8441: Add support to "wav" extension in playaudio

Submitted by:  Júlio Hoffimann Mendes <juliohm>
Submitted on:  Fri 25 Apr 2014 04:42:46 PM UTC  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
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Fri 25 Apr 2014 11:02:14 PM UTC, comment #3:

Should the patch be merged meanwhile?

Another issue with the current implementation is that normal users don't have permission to write on "/dev". An error message is raised such as:

Júlio Hoffimann Mendes <juliohm>
Fri 25 Apr 2014 09:55:51 PM UTC, comment #2:

Yes, we have much better and more Matlab-compatible audio handling in progress. It will be merged into a future release of Octave, either 4.0 or 4.2.

I'm not sure what the future of this playaudio function will be once we have audioread and audioplayer in Octave.

Mike Miller <mtmiller>
Project Member
Fri 25 Apr 2014 08:06:23 PM UTC, comment #1:

> We need better handling of sound files though, preferably without system() calls nor redirections to "/dev/audio".

We have it, supposedly:

Jordi Gutiérrez Hermoso <jordigh>
Project Administrator
Fri 25 Apr 2014 04:42:46 PM UTC, original submission:

This trivial patch is self-explanatory.

We need better handling of sound files though, preferably without system() calls nor redirections to "/dev/audio".

Júlio Hoffimann Mendes <juliohm>


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file #31248:  playaudio.patch added by juliohm (814B - text/x-patch)


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