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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


ALSA Programming HOWTO A guide for the perplexed howtos_and_faqs development and_now_for_something_rather_different midi_software, , ,
Driving One's Own Audio Device Write a custom (not ALSA) kernel driver. and_now_for_something_rather_different development howtos_and_faqs, ,
Guide to linux sound APIs it is very difficult for programmers to figure out which audio API to use for which purpose and which API not to use when doing audio…,
Introduction to OSS MIDI programming Only for the old OSS API (not ALSA). development and_now_for_something_rather_different howtos_and_faqs midi_software u…, , , ,
Programmer's Guide To OSS sound & MIDI device programming, from 4Front howtos_and_faqs development,
Writing Audio Applications With JACK - A Tutorial/Journal excellent instruction from James Shuttleworth howtos_and_faqs jack development, ,


Manuals and Other Documentation

Online Articles

MMidi describes tools for MIDI over the MBONE multicast network midi_software on-line_articles development, ,
RTP MIDI A protocol for transmitting MIDI via an Ethernet connection. midi_software on-line_articles development, ,



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