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OSS 3.9.8d announced

  • Added ATI IXP audio support
  • Added "record what you hear" features for AC97 devices
  • Support for ALI M5455 (ALI 1563 SouthBridge) audio
  • Support for SPDIF output on ALI M5451 (ALI M1533D+ southbridge) audio
  • Updated AudigyLS drivers
  • 4Front Virtual Mixer now comes standard with the OSS drivers. An advanced version with builtin equalizers, loopback audio recording, individual volume control is also available with an extra licensing fee. The basic Virtual Mixer technology allows users to play upto 4 audio apps at the same time. There is no special programming required (unlike ESD or aRTsd) as the Virtual Mixer devices behave exactly like the physcal hardware devices. Virtual Mixer contains 4Front's proprietary profesional quality sample rate convertors that handle the mixing of various audio applications.

4Front Advanced Audio Technologies:

  • Virtual Synth - software wavetable synthesizer fo r any 16bit audio card
  • Input Multiplexer - record audio in multiple formats at the same time using a single input source.
  • Virtual Mixer - mix up to 8 separate audio apps i n real time