[fpc-pascal]Beep in Linux

Aitor Santamaría aitor.sm at wanadoo.es
Wed Jul 3 11:52:43 CEST 2002


A.J. Venter wrote:

>mmmm,
>I wrote a small proggie quickly that used the ncurses wrapper and called the beep routine from curses (man beep)
>IE:
>program beeptest;
>USes NCurses;
>
>Begin
>Beep;
>End.
>
I wondered if certain platform independent Beep procedure would exist. 
That's what I was looking for, thanks!
It's a pitty to be a problem there, though...

>All that said there is another option - asuming you do not considder the use of the speaker vital, but can settle on a soundcard.
>Almost every distribution includes a commandline mp3 and wav player and most also include oggvorbis support.
>
These are too many assumptions for my taste :)

Aitor






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