esdrec

ESDREC(1)                   Enlightened Sound Daemon                   ESDREC(1)



NAME
       esdrec - record a sound file

SYNOPSIS
       esdrec [-s hostname:port] [-b] [-h] [-m] [-r freq]

DESCRIPTION
       The esdrec application pipes data from the sound device to stdout using
       the Enlightened Sound Daemon (esd).

OPTIONS
       The following options are supported:

       -s hostname:portContact the esd server on hostname at port.



       -b              Specify that the output should be in 8-bit format. By
                       default, the output is in 16-bit format.



       -h              Display help text, and exit.



       -m              Specify that the output should be in mono format. By
                       default, the output is in stereo format.



       -r freq         Specify that the output rate should be set to freq. By
                       default, the output rate is set to 44.1 kHz.



EXAMPLES
       Example 1: Record sound from sound device to file "sample"

       example% esdrec > sample

EXIT STATUS
       The following exit values are returned:

       0        Application exited successfully



       >0       Application exited with failure



SEE ALSO
       esd(1), esdcat(1), esddsp(1), esdloop(1), esdplay(1), esdsample(1), esd-
       config(1), esdctl(1), esdfilt(1), esdmon(1)



Feb 2006                          EsounD 0.2.41                        ESDREC(1)