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YIFF is a sound server for UNIX games and applications.
YIFF is a high performance, fully documented and stable sound server for UNIX games and applications.

It employs a network transparent API which allows multiple client programs to access sound capabilities in a similar way to how X clients do graphics.

The Y Sound System employs a few additional terms to generalize additional conceptual properties about using your sound card. These conceptual properties will help make it easier to work with sound using the Y system at a higher level.

Recorder addresses the entire audio device or sound card unit.
Audio is a set of adjustable parameters for a recorder.
Sound the segment of data representing sound currently being played or recorded.
Cycle is the interval in which the Sound is updated to the recorder.


A system with any of the following drivers installed:

Advanced Linux Sound Architechture (ALSA)
Linux sound driver (plain vanilla driver from the kernel)
Open Sound System (OSS)


YIFF Sound Server installed (but not configured)

last updated on:
October 2nd, 2005, 23:56 GMT
developed by:
Wolfpack Entertainment
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
ROOT \ Multimedia \ Audio


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