[LAU] Fwd: [ANN] QjackCtl 0.3.3 (unstable-qt4) released!

Rui Nuno Capela rncbc at rncbc.org
Sun Jun 8 16:06:30 EDT 2008

Justin Smith wrote:
> On many occasions I run more than one qjackctl with different servers.
>  I wrote a jack client that connects to multiple jack servers as a
>  "bridge". The trick with multiple qjackctls is to use the command
>  line, and type "DEFAULT_JACK_SERVER=usb qjackctl&
>  DEFAULT_JACK_SERVER=builtin qjackctl", and then hand configure each
>  instance to use the proper settings (auto-start should be off, of
>  course). Past releases of qjackctl work just fine for this purpose.
>  The DEFAULT_JACK_SERVER environment variable is used directly in the
>  jack libraries even if a client does not code in any support (there is
>  a small chance I have the environment variable wrong, I am pretty sure
>  it is DEFAULT_JACK_SERVER, I am using a friend's computer at the
>  moment).
>  I never figured out how to deal with the huge latency and xruns with
>  the jack bridge program, so it has not seen the light of public
>  release.
>  Please do not remove this functionality, I find it useful, even with
>  the buggyness of bridging between jack servers.

omg. anyway it's kind of late for that. you can avoid using this last 
qjackctl release, it won't work with this setup anymore

however, i'll be your friend :) and lend this patch to let it work for 
you; please test and report

btw, JACK_DEFAULT_SERVER is the variable name.
rncbc aka Rui Nuno Capela
rncbc at rncbc.org
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