[vlc-devel] Re: [URGENT] VLC-0.8.4-release and broken s16 Directx aout

Gildas Bazin gbazin at altern.org
Tue Nov 22 22:31:56 CET 2005

On Tuesday 22 November 2005 09:50, Marian Durkovic wrote:
> Hi all,
>    VLC-0.8.4 branch is currently using the s16 audio format via Directx as 
> the default aout for Windows version of VLC. At least with current XP
> systems with all recent updates and Directx 9.0c this does not work - see
> ticket #427
>    I'd like to kindly ask for urgent consideration of this problem. As I
> understand the forum posts, the s16 format is needed only as a workaround
> for some broken audio drivers - but some of the posters still report it
> does not help, or it helps only when audio resampling is disabled as well.
>    Unless someone is able to quickly fix the directx aout, I'd strongly
> recommend to revert Directx aout back to use float32 by default - 
> we'd break things for all people with uptodate systems. 


This problem should be fixed in trunk.
Could you please test to see if the changes break anything ?


This is the vlc-devel mailing-list, see http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
To unsubscribe, please read http://developers.videolan.org/lists.html

More information about the vlc-devel mailing list