[Jack-Devel] jackd on low memory embedded systems

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Mon Jul 20 14:15:40 CEST 2015

On Sun, Jul 19, 2015 at 8:16 PM, Matt Flax <flatmax at flatmax.org> wrote:
> Thanks for the question.
> Jack has network audio working well - this is a big bonus, as on these
> limited systems you can't do too much audio processing as they have limited
> resources and power.
> Jack also uses LPC based compression over the network - which is lossless.
> That is normally a minimum of 2 times compression.
> Can you tell me how you would approach this ? I understand that by getting
> rid of Jack, you would free up a large amount of already limited memory on
> these devices ... but how would you do network audio in a standard fashion ?

There are no standards for network audio, just so we're clear. Or more
precisely, there are so many "standards" that there are no standards.

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