[LAU] AVB on Linux

Brandon Hale bthaleproductions at gmail.com
Fri Jul 16 15:22:21 CEST 2021

Hello again Chris,

I always find this ardour forum when searching for avb on linux. Thank 
you for posting it. I hope to get the avb4linux driver working!

Brandon Hale

On 7/13/21 11:48 AM, Chris Caudle wrote:
> On Mon, July 12, 2021 5:47 pm, Brandon Hale wrote:
>> Are there any of you here who are using AVB on Linux
> This thread on the Ardour forums from about three years ago might have
> some useful background information.  It gets a bit rambling at times
> https://discourse.ardour.org/t/linux-avb-support/89168
> Most of the discussion is about general audio-over-ethernet, and
> audio-over-IP at that, which is layer 3 rather than layer 2 transport like
> AVB uses.
> Someone did provide a link to this driver and reported success:
> https://github.com/Drumfix/avb4linux
> The README note still has this info:
> "Currently this implementation will create an alsa PCM device and connect
> a single 8in/8out AVB stream to an AVB endpoint. The driver currently only
> works with NICs based on the Intel's i210 chiptset."

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