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by rfg
Sun Oct 21, 2012 12:39 am
Forum: BSD
Topic: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidance
Replies: 6
Views: 23035

Re: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidanc

Yes, I _did_ install the port, because I knew no better. (I thought that perhaps I needed it in order to get OSS sound support on the box.) Now I know. If I want to _just_ use the plain vanilla (non-commercial) OSS then I should _avoid_ installing the port, right? As regards to XBMC... yes. I'm sure...
by rfg
Sat Oct 20, 2012 7:31 pm
Forum: BSD
Topic: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidance
Replies: 6
Views: 23035

Re: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidanc

Cesium, First, thanks for responding, and in such a timely manner. Second, let me see if I have this straight... You're telling me that on FreeBSD, there are _two_ possible implementations of the OSS API, that one is commercial (belonging to 4front) and the other is gratis, and supplied courtesy of ...
by rfg
Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:45 pm
Forum: BSD
Topic: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidance
Replies: 6
Views: 23035

Re: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidanc

Well, it appears... from where I am sitting at least... that the "attach file" feature of this BBS system doesn't actually work, so here are the two files that I had intended to have attached to the preceding message =========================================================================...
by rfg
Fri Oct 19, 2012 10:37 pm
Forum: BSD
Topic: First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidance
Replies: 6
Views: 23035

First timer... Lost & confused & in need of help/guidance

I have had _no_ prior exposure to OSS, and indeed, I would not even be dealing with it now except for the fact that I'm trying to get xbmc running properly on FreebSD. (In general, it seems to work, but it seems that it doesn't really want to send sound out via my laptop's HDMI port (even though mpl...

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