[Openal] Distribution of OpenAL
brian at matzon.dk
Fri Mar 26 12:17:13 PST 2004
Garin Hiebert wrote:
> "Install the lastest Creative or NVIDIA nForce drivers before running my
Yeah, but thats the whole problem.
A: Use my own supplied openal (the creative one) and don't use the
router at all.
B: Use the router, and trust that people know how to install the corrct
driver (or I include every possible oal driver).
A seems to be the simplest solution, but will force everyone to use a
"generic" implementation. B seems to be the potentially more troublesome
solution - silent install or not.
> Your app looks for OpenAL32.dll, and that DLL in turn exposes all the
> other backends through enumeration. If you don't use enumeration and
heh, except that I can't enumerate* ;) so I will always have to use the
default device for the time being.
*Enumeration isn't possible using a Java binding because the enumeration
uses \0 as seperator (only with some serious doubtfull hacks).
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