Protocols: Sound Forwarding
General InformationSound forwarding relies on the same
GStreamerlibraries as GStreamer screencasting mode.
Because of that, it has the same limitations and is not currently available on Microsoft Windows.
SetupIn order to be able to use sound forwarding, you must ensure that the sound devices are configured correctly in the
Soundtab of the
Application Sound ForwardingAny application, seamless or not, can have its sound forwarded to the machine where it is being used, simply click on the sound icons to start or stop speaker and microphone forwarding:
Display Sound ShadowingSound shadowing allows the sound of an existing desktop session (a real one, not a virtual one) to be forwarded to another machine.
This requires that the desktop session uses
pulseaudio, this is generally the case on many Unix-like operating systems, but not on Microsoft Windows or Mac OS X.