[sndtools] sndpeek on linux

Tristan Matthews le.businessman at gmail.com
Mon Nov 4 17:48:53 EST 2013

On Mon, Nov 4, 2013 at 2:36 AM, Turku Ting <turkuting at gmail.com> wrote:
> hello,
> i'd be happy if someone could help setting up sndpeek.
> i want it to read from a fifo, createt by mpd (music player daemon).
> i can access the fifo with e.g.
> $ aplay -f cd /tmp/mpd.fifo
> but sndpeek just throws a non-descript error:
> $ sndpeek /tmp/mpd.fifo
> [sndpeek]: opening /tmp/mpd.fifo...
> [sndpeek]: error: cannot open '/tmp/mpd.fifo'...
> [sndpeek]: exiting...
> code 253
> any ideas?

You can grab this version of sndpeek, which will at least show you the
error message from sf_open:


Tristan Matthews
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