Re: Soundcard over Network

Joseph Malicki (
Fri, 30 Apr 1999 04:40:50 -0400

On Fri, 30 Apr 1999, Hans-Joachim Baader wrote:

> IMHO we need a way to make all sound apps network transparent.
> Unfortunately many popular apps don't support any of the above systems.
> This could be changed by providing a sound library (ALSA?) and rewriting
> all apps to use the lib rather than accessing the sound devices directly.
> Then the lib can contain code to redirect the sound calls over the
> network, using one of the above systems.
> I don't have the time to work on such a project...
> hjb

Doesn't esd/esound (enlightened sound daemon) already do this?

Joseph Malicki

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