[pulseaudio-discuss] PulseAudio on MacOSX

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.net
Tue Sep 1 10:26:07 PDT 2009

On Tue, 01.09.09 13:13, Jason A. Donenfeld (Jason at zx2c4.com) wrote:

> On Mon, Aug 31, 2009 at 7:26 PM, Lennart
> Poettering<lennart at poettering.net> wrote:
> > I have no idea what airfoil is. If you use PA's raop support it will
> > allow PA to contact an Airport and make its audio device available for
> > local clients. PA in this way acts as iTunes compatible client.
> Airfoil is a client and server implementation of the Airtunes 2
> protocol, the second generation of RAOP that supports timing
> synchronization via UDP. This would be nice to have in PA. Col and I
> have been talking about this privately; I'll get back to you.

Uh, is that "second generation RAOP" something apple cme up with? Or
does only "airfoil" speak this?

Does "airfoil" support emulating an airport? i.e. receiving audio from

Are there any docs available?


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