Subject: Re: Pseudo audio device
To: <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/13/2007 11:06:39
On Mon, Nov 12, 2007 at 08:39:16PM +0000, Matthias Scheler wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 10, 2007 at 10:25:42PM -0500, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> > I'm wondering if there is any interest in a pseudo audio device driver 
> > that does nothing but push raw PCM data back to userland.
> That's a very good idea. It could e.g. be used to support sounds on a
> thin client. A daemon could simply forward the audio data to the
> thin client over the network.

Yes please.

And all our audio outputting stuff should be enhanced to follow the 
getenv("AUDIODEV") convention.

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