[LAD] Playing Audio Over CAT5

Arnold Krille arnold at arnoldarts.de
Wed Oct 3 09:25:19 UTC 2007

Am Mittwoch, 3. Oktober 2007 schrieb Tosif Ahmed:
>    Can i not use an an external hardware DAC chip or something to do the
> conversion (i am not sure about the interfacing part here). Or is this
> whole idea of audio over CAT5 wont work?

Audio-over-Cat5 _will_ work. IF you send analog signals. But you have to 
create the analog signals somewhere. And that somewhere is not the 
network-interfaces of the router. And other network-interfaces can _never_ 
successfully receive the analog signal.

But by soldering a box (two actually) that connects an RJ45-connector with 
some male and female XLR-connectors (or some line-jacks) you can use a 
Cat5-cable as a multicore...

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