ESD(1) Enlightened Sound Daemon ESD(1)

NAME esd - The Enlightened Sound Daemon

DESCRIPTION Starts up EsounD, which provides a sound mixing server.

USAGE esd [options]

-d DEVICE force esd to use sound device DEVICE -b run server in 8 bit sound mode -r RATE run server at sample rate of RATE -as SECS free audio device after SECS of inactivity (-1 to disable) -unix use unix domain sockets instead of tcp/ip -tcp use tcp/ip sockets instead of unix domain -public make tcp/ip access public (other than localhost) -promiscuous start unlocked and owned (disable authenticaton) NOT RECOMMENDED -terminate terminate esd daemon after last client exits -noterminate do not terminate esd daemon after last client exits -nobeeps disable startup beeps -beeps enable startup beeps -trust start esd even if use of /tmp/.esd can be insecure -port PORT listen for connections at PORT (only for tcp/ip) -bind ADDRESS binds to ADDRESS (only for tcp/ip)

-v --version print version information

Possible devices are: /dev/dsp, /dev/dsp2, etc.

FILES /etc/esd.conf daemon configuration file SEE ALSO esdcat(1), esddsp(1), esdloop(1), esdplay(1), esdsample(1), esd-con- fig(1), esdctl(1), esdfilt(1), esdmon(1), esdrec(1)

3rd Berkeley Distribution EsounD 0.2.36 ESD(1)