Unfortunately, the documentation for
asked Oct 14 '10 at 12:07 PM
The documentation on this is indeed lacking.
If you google define: audio samples, you'll get a fairly clear answer as to what audio samples are, but the simplest explanation is that all digital audio is actually a series of quantized energy levels (samples).
The real question is what "block" is it returning? Is it from the point in the output data where it is currently playing at the moment the function goes through (it reads like this may the case, but doesn't really say) or is it from the beginning of the output data or somewhere else?
answered Oct 14 '10 at 02:42 PM