The following drivers have been developed apart from Voxware, OSS or Linux sound driver projects: Some of the links may be obsolete.
Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
Planned driver architecture:
Sponsored by SuSE.
Turtle Beach Multisound Driver
by Markus Mummert
by Kim Burgaard (needs 100% compatibility)
originally by Michael Beck.
Allows to send a wave form to a PC-speaker, and control volume.
Sound driver for linux 2.0. Stand alone. No longer maintained.
A new effort - pc speaker support as a part of Linux sound driver.
The code is based on Michael Beck's driver.
David Woodhouse - patch for 2.2.8
Sound Blaster AWE-32 driver
by Takashi Iwai:
Low-level driver for OSS.
Supports wave tables for AWE-32, AWE-64, SB32.
Does not support DSP and OPL features - you need to use a standard SB driver for that.
Does not support Wave Guide synthesis for SB AWE 64, due to lack of documentation.
Now is a part of OSS/Linux and Linux sound driver
Sound Blaster Live driver
Support 2-speaker mode with Sound Blaster Live.
Available from Creative site:
A new driver has been released recently as a part of ALSA project.