[Fwd: Re: [Gtk-sharp-list] Improving Gtk#: Add sound maybe ?]
Wed, 27 Apr 2005 17:39:49 -0400
I'm an idiot, I replied to Miguel instead of whole list. BTW, that would
be an improvement to the list :) have it fill the Reply-To field :)
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Gtk#: Add sound maybe ?
Subject: Re: [Gtk-sharp-list] Improving Gtk#: Add sound maybe ?
From: Orlando Karam <email@example.com>
To: Miguel de Icaza <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Date: Wed, 27 Apr 2005 16:23:51 -0400
This is probably not something that affects GTK# alone; it could be
something to bug gtk to add :), or adding another library to the mono
I'm thinking about writing games for toddlers or kids, and would like to
use GTK# and Mono; however, there is no sound support. I could get SDL
or something like that, but that would add more dependencies and
I think many apps today use sound and some simple functions would make
sense. Just a simple API with limited capabilities. Win32 has Play, that
plays a .wav, and wxWidgets has wxSound.
As an example, here's a link to documentation on the wxSound class
I've read opinions saying sound doesn't belong in gtk, but I
> Orlando Karam <email@example.com>