osspd(8) OSS Proxy Daemon


osspd [options]


osspd implements the OSS devices (/dev/[a]dsp and /dev/mixer) in userland using CUSE. Sound data is forwarded to a DSP slave: Implementaions for PulseAudio and ASLA exist, but the ALSA slave should still be considered experimental.


DSP device name (default dsp)
DSP device major number (default 14)
DSP device minor number (default 3)
Aux DSP device name (default adsp, blank to disable)
Aux DSP device major number (default 14)
Aux DSP device minor number (default 12)
mixer device name (default mixer, blank to disable)
mixer device major number (default 14)
mixer device minor number (default 0)
maximum number of open streams (default 256)
maximum number of open streams per UID (default --max)
exit if idle
DSP slave (default ossp-padsp in the same dir)
log level (0..6)
timestamp log messages
increase verbosity, can be specified multiple times
Run in foreground (don't daemonize)