As of version 11.0, CrossOver no longer uses this library. This article left in place for reference only.
Wine needs this library in order to let Windows applications play sounds using an ESound sound server. Note that this method has a high latency and is not suitable for games. Wherever possible we recommend using PulseAudio instead.
CrossOver no longer uses this library (and cxdiag won't check for it) as of 11.0.
To install this library, run one of the following commands as root, or look for the corresponding package names in your favorite package manager:
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