Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

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Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

None. I only use ALSA/FFADO
3
10%
Jack
11
37%
Pulseaudio
0
No votes
Jack and Pulseaudio
15
50%
Others (please specify)
1
3%
 
Total votes: 30

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Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby khz » Sat Aug 11, 2018 6:39 am

What do you use for your LAW?
If there are special tricks you can also paste them here (for example: How to route Pulseaudio to Jack, ...).


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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby khz » Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:09 am

I took the wrong vote. I take Jack, of course, and not "just ALSA". :-)
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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby tramp » Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:23 am

I'm using most time jack+pulse, sometimes only jack (often), sometimes only pulse (rare case here). All on the base of ALSA.

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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby khz » Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:48 am

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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby bluebell » Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:54 am

I have jack-mixer as a central jack "hub" and use jack-plumbing to disconnect all clients that try to connect to system:out and connect them to jack-mixer. So I have jack-mixer as a central point for recordings with Audacity.

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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby nilshi » Sat Aug 11, 2018 10:50 am

I use my mainboard soundcard with pure ALSA and dmixer for consumer stuff like videos, games and music player and a PCI card with JACK for recording, mixing and midi.

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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby chaocrator » Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:53 am

voted ALSA/FFADO, but that's for a regular desktop tasks.
for audio production tasks, i run jack, of course.

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Re: Do you use a sound server? If so, which one? Several?

Postby korakios » Fri Sep 07, 2018 11:17 am

For a single DAW , Alsa of course ,but if going modular and connect different apps ,I launch jack : )
Pulseaudio for everyday (non DAW) usage and can’t live without pulse anymore!


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