Wav File Format

What is Wave File?
Wav file is a common type of audio file. The wav format is based on RIFF (Resource interchange format) which store audio files in chunks and sub chunks.
Wav file digitize sound 100% to the original source because it is lossless format.

File Format
The following figure shows the file format of the Wave file;

Figure 1: File Format of Wav file

The following file shows the example of the Wav file.

Figure 2: Bytes of Wav file


Figure 3: Example of Wav File




Audio Programming

What is OSS?

OSS is set of drivers that provide API across all major UNIX architecture. It can be used on Sound Blaster or Windows Sound System Sound Cards.
OSS can be used for MIDI and electronic music.

Code Help
The following file contains some helping code.