OpenAL: A binding to the OpenAL cross-platform 3D audio API

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A Haskell binding for the OpenAL cross-platform 3D audio API, appropriate for use with gaming applications and many other types of audio applications.

On Windows, this package works well with the "OpenAL Soft" binary distribution from http://kcat.strangesoft.net/openal.html. Type 'cabal install --extra-lib-dirs=<DIR>' where <DIR> is the directory where libOpenAL32.dll.a is located (must be an absolute path). Then rename soft_oal.dll to OpenAL32.dll and put it somewhere in the PATH. I found that c:\Windows\ worked.

This package has also been tested on GNU/Linux and iOS.


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Versions [faq] 1.3, 1.3.1.1, 1.3.1.2, 1.3.1.3, 1.4.0.0, 1.4.0.1, 1.4.0.2, 1.5.0.0, 1.6.0.0, 1.6.0.1, 1.7.0.0, 1.7.0.1, 1.7.0.2, 1.7.0.3, 1.7.0.4, 1.7.0.5
Dependencies base (>=3 && <5), OpenGL (>=2.9 && <2.12) [details]
License BSD-3-Clause
Author
Maintainer Sven Panne <svenpanne@gmail.com>, Stephen Blackheath <haskell.openal.stephen@blacksapphire.com>
Revised Revision 1 made by SvenPanne at Thu Mar 26 11:23:11 UTC 2015
Category Sound
Home page https://github.com/haskell-openal/ALUT
Bug tracker https://github.com/haskell-openal/ALUT/issues
Source repo head: git clone https://github.com/haskell-openal/OpenAL
Uploaded by SvenPanne at Tue Dec 17 15:26:32 UTC 2013
Distributions Debian:1.4.0.2, FreeBSD:1.7.0.0, LTSHaskell:1.7.0.5, NixOS:1.7.0.5, Stackage:1.7.0.5
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When compiling under Windows, use the native libraries instead of e.g. the ones coming with Cygwin.

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