Package alsa-utils

Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) utilities

This package contains command line utilities for the Advanced Linux Sound
Architecture (ALSA).

See also: alsa-utils-alsabat.

General Commands
Command Description
aconnect ALSA sequencer connection manager command-line utility to gather information about the ALSA subsystem
alsactl advanced controls for ALSA soundcard driver
alsaloop command-line PCM loopback
alsamixer soundcard mixer for ALSA soundcard driver, with ncurses interface
alsaunmute a simple script to initialize ALSA sound devices
amidi read from and write to ALSA RawMIDI ports
amixer command-line mixer for ALSA soundcard driver
aplay command-line sound recorder and player for ALSA soundcard driver
aplaymidi play Standard MIDI Files
arecord alias for aplay
arecordmidi record Standard MIDI Files
aseqdump show the events received at an ALSA sequencer port
aseqnet ALSA sequencer connectors over network
axfer command-line sound recorder and player for sound devices and nodes supported by...
axfer-list dump lists of available sound devices and nodes to transfer audio data frame.
axfer-transfer transferrer of audio data frame for sound devices and nodes.
iecset Set or dump IEC958 status bits
speaker-test command-line speaker test tone generator for ALSA
Name Description
alsactl_init alsa control management — initialization