[linux-audio-dev] is JACK server (not) running?

Jack O'Quin jack.oquin at gmail.com
Sat Aug 12 18:41:32 UTC 2006

On 8/12/06, Andrew Gaydenko <a at gaydenko.com> wrote:
> Hi!
> What is quickest way to determine is JACK server running or not?
> Just jack_client_open() call with JackNullOption takes about 5 sec
> when the server is not running.

You are telling JACK to actually start a new server.  If you just
want to check whether one is already running, use the
JackNoStartServer option.  Not sure how long that will take,
but it should be a lot faster.

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