PLEASE NOTE: This software is not maintained anymore!
Please see Apple's implementation at, which is also shipping as a default framework in Mac OS X Tiger.
I make occasional fixes and patches to this codebase as I need them, but the way forward is Apple's implementation. My version is heavily optimized with Altivec, so it won't be as awesome on Intel Macs. You should generally consider this page to be here for historical reasons only at this point.

If you want to continue, don't say you haven't been warned.

What is this?

This is not the CoreAudio version mentioned at

Programs known to use this implementation of OpenAL:


Getting the source code:

Building it:

Pertinent links: