gpe-soundserver(1) start and stop the GPE sound service


gpe-soundserver provides as-and-when sound services by wrapping the esd daemon. gpe-soundbite starts the gpe-soundserver prior to playback or recording and stops it again at the end of playback or recording.

This manual page was written for the Debian(TM) distribution because the original program does not have a manual page.


This manual page was written by Neil Williams <[email protected]> for the Debian(TM) system (but may be used by others). Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


Philip Blundell



Copyright © 2006 Neil Williams