networked audio

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at
Sun Mar 22 16:36:38 PDT 2009

On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 7:31 PM, Gary Kline <kline at> wrote:
> Guys,
> This ought to be a fast, binary question: are there any [relatively]
> simple ways to set up a utility to play sounds [or sound+video] on a
> remote computer (say, 25m apart)  and have the mp3/au/wav/ogg files on
> the distant computer and the audio play thru the nice speaker system in
> my office?
> The only suite I tried was NAS but that was years ago.  I've found "MuSe"
> and "NMM" on both FreeBSD and Linux, but still need some clues.

Perhaps icecast or musicpd are what you're looking for.


Glen Barber

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