1. Y

    Recording audio output

    I've been on a quest to figure out how to capture audio output for a long time. Apparently OSS doesn't natively support it. Recently I managed to kind of do it using audio/virtual_oss (specifically virtual_oss -C 2 -c 2 -r 48000 -b 16 -s 1024 -f /dev/null -w vdsp -l dsp), but with two...
  2. E

    JDS Labs OL DAC USB with bitperfect on FreeBSD?

    I've looked through these threads: * https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/is-there-any-dac-compatible-with-freebsd.74463/ * https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/oss-sound-quality.69335/ With dev.pcm.2.play.chans=0 and dev.pcm.2.bitperfect=0, playback of 44.1 and 48KHz files has a white noise...
  3. myshkin

    How can I record audio?

    I have tried to record audio in many different ways. I have tried recording with obs-studio, simplescreenrecorder, and via ffmpeg. None of these methods work. Usually I tried to record from /dev/dsp3 but I also tried to record from /dev/dsp4 and all other outputs, but nothing works. Playing...
  4. Y

    OSS Sound Quality

    The default settings of oss are insane. These settings are for pure quality without cracking or any other kind of distortion and low-quality annoyance. This is an passthrough, bypassing some features you don't need. This gives you full quality without thinking about it anymore. sysctl.conf...
  5. Y

    oss audio output error cannot write samples invalid argument fix

    if sound requires restart sysctl.conf dev.hdac.%d.polling=1
  6. mod3777

    No auto switching in-between front headphone jack and rare jack on FreeBSD OSS

    I want to configure jacks in a way that enables switching automatically between front headphone jack and back line-out speaker (subwoofers). Currently, I am running FreeBSD 11.2-RELEASE For activating the headphone sound, I have to manually issue: sysctl hw.snd.default_unit=1 each time I plug...
  7. sidetone

    Sound events

    What would it take to have a drop-in replacement for audio/libcanberra and audio/libcanberra-gtk3 that works on top of oss or audio/sndio, and has no graphical components or graphical dependencies to play audio from audio/freedesktop-sound-theme on desktop programs? For reference: "PulseAudio...
  8. N

    sndio vs oss support

    How come many applications already support sndio, yet I rarely see oss compile-time options?
  9. C

    Solved disable device sound in kernel for ASUS Essence One MKII MUSES Edition

    I try to build a FreeBSD Kernel and disable device sound. This is needed for my USB Sound: ASUS Essence One MKII MUSES Edition. To bring this hardware to work I want to install the port: audio/oss This port requires to disable the device sound in kernel. It works great with FreeBSD 10. Now I...
  10. N

    Solved USB MIDI controller not recognized by DAWs

    I'm trying to get my Akai MPK25 USB MIDI controller to work with a DAW such as audio/lmms or audio/ardour. But the controller is not available from within either program using the menus, and I'm not able to connect either DAW to the MIDI controller using audio/qjackctl. I know the hardware is...
  11. A

    Freebsd only sounds by the front jack

    Good, I hope you can help me: My problem is the next; Freebsd just sends me sound to the front audio connectors, but it does not sound by the rear connectors The drivers are loaded at startup from rc.conf: kld_list="fuse agp snd_ich snd_hda 915kms linux sem coretemp tmpfs aio" My sound card is...