Please note - This page is a 'fork' of Resources and Support (along with Resources and Support ) and is meant to replace it. Only development-related resources should be here. If an entry is of development scope, please tag it with 'Development'.

FIXME The links 'plainly' written here (as opposed to generated with the topic function) should have their own link page (in /wiki/links) like other things on this page, and should be properly tagged.

Resources and Support

Linux Distribution Support

Software for Developers

Take a look through the List of Audio Development Tools.


Hard Copy


PageDescriptionRelease DateTags
ALSA Programming HOWTOA guide for the perplexed2010 
Driving One's Own Audio DeviceWrite a custom (not ALSA) kernel driver1998-09-01 
Introduction to OSS MIDI programmingOnly for the old OSS API (not ALSA)1999-01-01
Programmer's Guide To OSSSound and MIDI device programming for OSS 
Writing Audio Applications With JACK - A Tutorial/Journalexcellent instruction from James Shuttleworth2003-10-23
Guide to linux sound APIsa guide through the sound API jungle2008-09-24 


Manuals and Other Documentation

Online Articles

PageDescriptionRelease DateTags
RTP MIDIA protocol for transmitting MIDI via an Ethernet connection. Used by Apple2006-11-01 
MMididescribes tools for MIDI over the MBONE multicast network1996-12-27 



wiki/developer_resources.txt · Last modified: 2014/03/13 21:23 by j_e_f_f_g