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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 11.1-1 1,088.9 kB6,103.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 11.1-1 937.3 kB5,817.0 kB [list of files]
armel 11.1-1 1,006.9 kB5,882.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 11.1-1 1,027.2 kB5,262.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 11.1-1 1,025.5 kB6,370.0 kB [list of files]
hurd-i386 11.1-1 959.9 kB5,542.0 kB [list of files]
i386 11.1-1 1,086.1 kB6,150.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-amd64 11.1-1 959.4 kB5,488.0 kB [list of files]
kfreebsd-i386 11.1-1 955.1 kB5,534.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 11.1-1 998.8 kB6,022.0 kB [list of files]
mips 11.1-1 924.6 kB5,955.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 11.1-1 927.0 kB6,074.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 11.1-1 936.8 kB5,955.0 kB [list of files]
powerpc 11.1-1 956.4 kB9,366.0 kB [list of files]
powerpcspe (unofficial port) 11.0-2 943.9 kB9,367.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 11.1-1 1,008.9 kB9,889.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 11.1-1 1,016.9 kB9,759.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 11.1-1 998.8 kB6,167.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 11.1-1 1,098.9 kB5,689.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 11.1-1 915.6 kB6,286.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 11.1-1 1,094.5 kB5,874.0 kB [list of files]