[LAU] Jack-enabled CLI Player
Kjetil S. Matheussen
k.s.matheussen at notam02.no
Sun Aug 2 14:11:16 EDT 2009
On Mon, 3 Aug 2009, Patrick Shirkey wrote:
>> David Baron:
>>> What might be a jack-enabled equivalent of:
>>> /usr/bin/ogg123 -d alsa<1> (<1> is and ogg file, obviously)
>>> Preferrable would be something that will play through jack if the daemon
>>> running, alsa not (mplayer can work this way but this is a bit heavy for a
>>> short file play, i.e., a signal from a program).
>> With pulseaudio, you can simply use ogg123, and you
>> don't have to give any special options for ogg123,
>> just write "ogg123<1>" and you'll get sound through
>> Pulseaudio has amazingly well-working jack audio drivers
>> and alsa interfaces, so finally linux audio works
>> without hassle for all programs all the time.
>> This is the only modification I had to do to make it work:
>> $ grep jack /etc/pulse/*
>> /etc/pulse/default.pa:load-module module-jack-source
>> /etc/pulse/default.pa:load-module module-jack-sink
> Can you please clarify what you did?
> Did you add those lines above to a specifc file or did you just run grep and
> everything magically worked?
I added these two lines to /etc/pulse/default.pa:
plus executing "yum install pulseaudio-module-jack"
and then everything magically worked.
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