Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!


  Search this Thread
Old 01-25-2011, 06:03 AM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Jan 2011
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: 0
How to play realtime insted of using arecord and aplay?

Normally i use "arecord" to capture and dump in a file (.wav). If i want to play the file then i use "aplay". But, is it possible that, insted of capturing to a file and then playing the file offline, if i want to play it realtime?
Old 01-25-2011, 11:03 AM   #2
LQ Guru
Registered: May 2005
Location: boston, usa
Distribution: fc-15/ fc-20-live-usb/ aix
Posts: 5,235

Rep: Reputation: 914Reputation: 914Reputation: 914Reputation: 914Reputation: 914Reputation: 914Reputation: 914Reputation: 914
havent tested it myself but maybe this will work
mkfifo realtime.wav
arecord realtime.wav && aplay realtime.wav


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Using "aplay" to play notifications in C program MS3FGX Programming 6 10-23-2010 05:38 PM
ext3 limited to 2095104MB insted of 2097152MB amol28kulkarni Linux - Newbie 3 03-23-2010 01:38 PM
microphone not working with arecord/aplay shengchieh Linux - Newbie 7 06-15-2009 09:09 AM
64Studio realtime kernel and debian lenny realtime module buid error? stratotak Linux - Newbie 0 01-30-2009 11:57 PM
Dont have a hardware firewall.. What can I use insted? Babe963 Linux - Security 1 10-15-2006 06:18 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:25 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration