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Re: Unix Sound Problems

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  • Subject: [mg24132] Re: Unix Sound Problems
  • From: "P.J. Hinton" <paulh at>
  • Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2000 02:11:50 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: "Wolfram Research, Inc."
  • References: <8j9dmo$> <>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at

On Tue, 27 Jun 2000, P.J. Hinton wrote:

This is a correction to this code snippet in my prior posting:

> mySound[snd_Sound] := 
>   Module[
>     {tmpnam = Close[OpenTemporary[]]},
>     Export[tmpnam, sound, "WAV"];
>     Run["/usr/bin/mme/decsound -play", tmpnam];
>     DeleteFile[tmpnam];
>     Return[snd]
>   ]

The second argument to export should be snd, not sound.

mySound[snd_Sound] :=
    {tmpnam = Close[OpenTemporary[]]},
    Export[tmpnam, snd, "WAV"];
    Run["/usr/bin/mme/decsound -play", tmpnam];

I apologize for the confusion.

P.J. Hinton
Mathematica Programming Group           paulh at
Wolfram Research, Inc.

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