[LAD] Is there a Linux Software Mixer?

Rory Filer rflyer at gmail.com
Tue Nov 30 06:18:51 UTC 2010

> On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 4:39 PM,  <fons at kokkinizita.net> wrote:
> This could mean two things:
> * mixing the outputs of two or more apps driving the same
>  sound card, or

Yes, this is the case. I had already tried that and found that the second
app couldn't open the card because the first one already had it open.

> The first is possible using ALSA's dmix plugin or Jack.
I will look into this along with the other suggestions in posts subsequent
to yours.

> On a modern PC you can do this with hundreds of signals without
> problem, it certainly does not require a DSP chip.

Very reassuring and I am looking forward to understanding how this will

Thank you for your response!


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