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Re: How do i use a *remote* sound card

On Wed, 9 Mar 2005 19:01:27 +0000
"Karl E. Jorgensen" <karl@jorgensen.com> wrote:

> I'd like to be able to use a sound card on a different computer as if
> it was local - is that possible at all?
> Background:  As many others, I use a laptop. With speakers of rather
> dubious quality.  As it happens, I have another box (my MythTV box)
> which is connected to proper speakers.
> So I imagine having a "sound card" in ALSA that really connects to the
> real sound card on the remote computer - and voila, my radio listening
> is suddenly bearable again...
> Ideas anybody?

It sounds like you'll want to do some googling on ESD or aRts, as they
are both supposed to be network transparent. Here's an article I found
for ESD on google:



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