[haskell-art] [Haskell-cafe] library to read/write audio files

Rohan Drape rd at slavepianos.org
Wed Dec 12 05:55:03 EST 2007

hello john & stefan,

Stefan Kersten <sk at k-hornz.de> writes:

> incidentally, i've been working on libsndfile bindings the last few
> days; here's the darcs repository:
> http://darcs.k-hornz.de/cgi-bin/darcsweb.cgi?r=hsndfile;a=summary

excellent news! i have, _much_ more incidentally,
a simple minded NeXT/Au library, just adequate for 
communicating moderate size signals to scsynth.
darcs repository at:


> it's not quite finished yet, but if you're interested you could have
> a look at the interface and make suggestions. maybe both projects
> could benefit from each other? i personally don't see much advantages
> in _not_ using libsndfile underneath ...

i agree, sound file formats are a deep
and dark well...

John Lato <jwlato at gmail.com> writes:

> It's likely possible to wrap libsndfile in a functional
> interface, but that is beyond my current abilities.

perhaps once a working sndfile binding
is done experimenting with interface 
designs could be done on the haskell-art
list, i'd be interested in following
along with discussions.


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