[LAU] Which jackd to install on a new system ?

Len Ovens len at ovenwerks.net
Mon Apr 17 02:54:39 UTC 2017

On Sun, 16 Apr 2017, jonetsu wrote:

> Found it.  I use the jack sink module in the original system so that
> every audio just works with the 1010LT output, Bitwig, Mixbus, vlc,
> firefox, opera, etc...
> jackd is started by ricochet when pulseaudio loads module-jack-sink
> and module-jack-source.  It will then look at ~/.jackdrc.  The
> following lines are added to /etc/pulse/default.pa to enable the use of
> the jack sink and source for pulseaudio:
> load-module module-jack-sink
> load-module module-jack-source
> Removing those lines and rebooting will not have jackd automatically
> running, I checked it.

I had not thought of that one. I normally think of pulse and jackdbus 
rather than jackd, but this makes sense in the way you describe it. That 
should work with jackd1 or 2 I think.

Len Ovens

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