Xmmix 1.2 review

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Xmmix is a premium audio mixer utility for the X window system using the Motif graphical user interface

License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
File size: 376K
Developer: Ti Kan
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Xmmix is a premium audio mixer utility for the X window system using the Motif graphical user interface. It operates the input and output mixer section of the sound hardware on many PCs and workstations.

Xmmix offers superior features and look-and-feel. It is designed to be attractive, feature-rich and intuitive to use. It adapts to your sound hardware configuration and displays the appropriate set of controls. It also allows control settings to be saved and retrieved.

Xmmix is supported on Linux as well as other UNIX platforms that runs X11/Motif and the Open Sound System (OSS) package from 4Front technologies. OSS supports many different platforms, including IBM AIX, BSDI BSD/OS, FreeBSD, NetBSD, Linux. Sun Solaris, SCO Open Server, SCO UnixWare and others. Also, OSS supports a very wide range of audio hardware. Visit the Open Sound System web site for details. Linux systems running the ALSA (Advanced Linux Sound Architecture) sound drivers are also supported.

Note: Open Sound System was formerly known as "Unix Sound System" and "VoxWare". OSS/Free, a free version of Open Sound System, is provided with Linux. OSS/Free is also known as a Linux Sound Driver.

Here are some key features of "Xmmix":
Open Sound System API compliant
Linux sound driver compliant
Input Controls
Rec Mon
Output Controls
Master Volume
Rec Level
Miscellaneous Controls
Input Gain
Output Gain
Reset to startup-settings
Selector for recording source
All level controls can be locked for simultaneous control of left and right channels, or unlocked for individual adjustments.
Bass and Treble "center" button to set to flat setting.
Appropriate controls are displayed, based on sound hardware capability and configuration.
Write mixer settings to file
Read settings from file
Auto-initialization upon startup
Supports running multiple copies of xmmix
Attractive, intuitive-to-use
Motif user interface with 3D appearance

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