Category Archives: openAL

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery

Funny story for the day: Here is how this works: Step 1: write an original article on your blog about a useful thing (like OpenAL) (we will call this the ‘original post’ and the ‘original blogger’) Step 2: someone else … Continue reading

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Streaming in OpenAL

I have posted a few posts on OpenAL that have been very popular: a basic intro to OpenAL on the iPhone A rant about OpenAL and sample code how to properly handle interruptions in openAL on the iPhone how to … Continue reading

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alBufferDataStatic: why you should avoid it

OK, So, I just got an email from Ken, a dude who surfed across this OpenAL stuff on my blog, had some troubles, and asked me for help. He is having trouble unloading buffers and then re-using them again without … Continue reading

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WWDC 2009

I will be there. If you are also going to be there, and you want to meet up and get a beer, or talk about anything on my blog or anything else really, then drop me a line at support@benbritten.com, … Continue reading

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Lots and Lots of sounds in openAL

There has been a flurry of openAL related stuff going on in my life in the last few days, and that reminded me that I have a few half-finished posts that I keep meaning to finish.. Also, I have found … Continue reading

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