/dev/dsp to RTP

John-Mark Gurney jmg at funkthat.com
Tue Sep 13 20:15:15 UTC 2011

Victor Sudakov wrote this message on Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 14:43 +0700:
> Excuse me for asking in this developers' list, but I have tried
> freebsd-questions and Google without much success.
> What software can I use to obtain sound from /dev/dsp and multicast it
> into the network? I need no sophisticated codecs, HTTP interfaces etc.
> A plain 8-bit PCM sound that I could listen to with some multicast RTP
> client like VLC would do.
> Thanks in advance for any input.

You could look at rat:

It does contain a GUI though.  It's be quite a few years since I used
it though...

Other possibilities are ffmpeg or vlcserver.

Good luck.

  John-Mark Gurney				Voice: +1 415 225 5579

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