[linux-audio-user] sox from GUI code

Kevin Cosgrove kevinc at doink.com
Tue Apr 26 17:38:58 EDT 2005

On 26 April 2005 at 19:05, lachata <lachata at gmail.com> wrote:

> 	Hello. I'd like to rec from the microphone from my code. What I've done
> is to call "sox -t ossdsp -s -r 44100 -c 1 /dev/dsp -t .wav melodia.wav
> &" from my code (GUI). The problem is that I need to add the "&" at the
> end, because in other case, the sistem doesn't respond. But in this way
> I need to send a kill signal. This run ok in most of the cases, but not
> in all of them. Sometimes, sox takes a wrong header (wrong size of the
> file), which doesn't ocurr at all if i run sox from the command line
> without the "&" at the end.
> 	Does anyone have any idea that what can i do?
> 	Thank you very much.
SoundStudio is a GUI application using SoX in the background.  You 
can find SoundStudio here:


Good luck....


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