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PulseAudio sound server

PulseAudio, previously known as Polypaudio, is a sound server for POSIX and WIN32 systems. It is a drop in replacement for the ESD sound server with much better latency, mixing/re-sampling quality and overall architecture.

These are some of PulseAudio's features:

  * High quality software mixing of multiple audio streams with support for
    more than one sink/source. May be used to combine multiple sound cards
    into one (with sample rate adjustment).

  * Wide range of supported client libraries. ESD, ALSA, oss, libao and
    GStreamer client applications are supported as-is. Native PulseAudio
    plug-ins are also available for xmms and mplayer.

  * Good low latency behaviour and very accurate latency measurement for
    playback and recording. Ability to fully synchronize multiple playback

  * Network transparency, allowing an application to play back or record
    audio on a different machine than the one it is running on.

  * Extensible plug-in architecture with plug-ins for jackd, multicast-rtp
    lirc and avahi, just to name a few.

This package contains the daemon and basic module set.

Tags: Implemented in: C, User Interface: Daemon, Networking: Client, network::server, protocol::tcp, Role: Program, Works with: Audio

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Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 9.0-1.1 952.2 kB6,038.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 9.0-2 1,034.7 kB5,685.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 9.0-2 868.1 kB5,360.0 kB [list of files]
armel 9.0-2 957.1 kB5,405.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 9.0-2 968.7 kB4,769.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 9.0-2 979.3 kB5,896.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 8.0-2+b2 895.0 kB4,999.0 kB [list of files]
i386 9.0-2 1,035.1 kB5,685.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 8.0-2+b2 894.0 kB4,994.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 8.0-2+b2 889.7 kB4,987.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 9.0-2 941.6 kB5,521.0 kB [list of files]
mips 9.0-2 872.2 kB5,489.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 9.0-2 875.0 kB5,619.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 9.0-2 884.2 kB5,489.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 9.0-2 892.5 kB9,065.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 8.0-2 877.1 kB8,647.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 9.0-2 925.0 kB9,491.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 9.0-2 906.8 kB9,269.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 9.0-2 953.5 kB5,785.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 9.0-2 1,046.6 kB5,218.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 9.0-2 864.4 kB5,867.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 9.0-1.1 1,030.0 kB5,312.0 kB [list of files]