transport sound across a network
freebsd at nbritton.org
Sat Oct 30 21:06:18 PDT 2004
I think (and thats a big if) what your looking for is nas (Network Audio
It's in ports under audio/nas and It can be automatically compiled into
mpg123 using the make option WITH_NAS=YES
> Hi there,
> What is the sound demon for transfering sound over tcp/ip?
> I'm quite new in FreeBSD.
> I tried it with ESD:
> On my desktop computer I forwarded my sound from my FreeBSD with the
> esdplay -s 10.10.10.20 wned.wav
> Where 10.10.10.20 is my windows machine and wned.wav is a wav file.
> Then I listened on my desktop pc with the command:
> esd -promiscuous -tcp -public
> It worked, I heard the sound. Then I wanted to forward sound from
> other programs. I did this wtih esddsp. I used the command:
> esddsp -s 10.10.10.20 mpg123 *.mp3
> I have got the error : bus error
> bash-2.05b$ esddsp -v -s 10.10.10.20 -m mpg123 U2_walk_on.mp3
> server: 10.10.10.20
> name: mpg123
> command line: mpg123 U2_walk_on.mp3
> High Performance MPEG 1.0/2.0/2.5 Audio Player for Layer 1, 2 and 3.
> Version 0.59r (1999/Jun/15). Written and copyrights by Michael Hipp.
> Uses code from various people. See 'README' for more!
> THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITH ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY! USE AT YOUR OWN RISK!
> Bus error
> It didn't work and nobody replied to my email.
> Does anyone now another sound driver who can do the trick?
> Thanks Koen
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