Sending out audio via network
This is an instead insane suggestion.
I am planing to set up an arrangement that would certainly send audio being used my laptop computer to my residence web server using neighborhood network to make sure that the audio is used the web server attached to a hi-fi with excellent audio speakers.
It's intended to satisfy of seeing flicks on the laptop computer with audio on the audio speakers without rearanging wires.
I intend it can be done in a similar way to creating message to a documents placed using sftp, yet with the/ dev/audio or/ dev/mixer
Yet I have no suggestion just how to obstruct the audio result.
Expecting pointers from Pros;)
Use MPD on your laptop computer to stream the songs to your computer system in the house.
I recommend, nonetheless, that you run MPD on the computer system in the house, and also simply connect to MPD with your Client from your laptop computer (I recommend GMPC).
It is just how I pay attention to songs regularly, I have simply one computer system with songs on it, and also customers on my laptop computer and also various other computer systems.
MPD can stream the songs via network, so you can feed that to a web server or straight play it with mplayer.
As Gilles claimed, you're ideal of checking into upgrading your soundserver config.
You can locate a guide on the archlinux wiki.
Pulseaudio is the default stereo on Ubuntu and also is extensively readily available on Unix. JACK is extensively readily available on desktop computer os and also prides itself on its reduced latency. I would certainly attempt these 2 first. See Jack vs Pulseaudio -- how is it faster? for a brief contrast.
To play songs on a various computer system, any one of these programs would certainly do as long as you take care of to install the very same program on both equipments (they make use of inappropriate methods, though some have translation components). Yet when playing flicks, you might have problem due to the fact that forwarding audio over the network presents apparent latency. Some flick gamers permit you to make improvements the placement in between audio and also video clip, you might require to have fun with this setup.