[linux-audio-user] jaming over the internet?

Lee Azzarello linux-audio-user@music.columbia.edu
Wed Oct 1 23:42:00 2003


On Mon, 29 Sep 2003, Rob wrote:

> On Monday 29 September 2003 12:50, Robert Jonsson wrote:
> > Anybody know of an application that allows streaming of midi
> > and/or audio over the net for the purpose of allowing several
> > people to jam together?
>
> I seem to remember something like that for Windows too, but
> remember that latency that would be more than acceptable for
> gaming (30-40ms) could make it impossible to jam as you're
> envisioning.

Add to that the fact that TCP packets don't really care when they arrive
or in what order. Not exactly the optimal situation for something
realtime.

-l[e^2]
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