nullschritt

Streaming Microphone audio?

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Hey forum!

I'm getting close to releasing a beta version of my encrypted p2p messenger I'm coding.

One feature I'de really like to implement is audio chat.

I've searched through the forum, and can't seem to find any examples of capturing audio from the microphone, without writing it to a file.

Capturing it to a file makes the audio very choppy, as bits and pieces get cut out between audio files.

I believe at one point I saw a udf that allows capturing audio directly as a stream(that I could then send as packets across the network)

Could anyone point me in the right direction, as to how to go about capturing audio as a stream of data that I could then break into packets and send?

Thanks!

-null

Edit: There used to be an example in the BASS UDF, but I can't seem to locate it, or figure out exactly how to go about streaming audio with the included documentation.

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#3 ·  Posted (edited)

I found an example using an older version of BASS

However for some odd reason, the extended library doesnt play well with my encryption code. (if I run my code after initializing the library, autoit will outright fail, and stop working)

But I already use multiple processes in my code, so solving that problem was as easy as moving the recording part of the code into it's own process.

Now I'm just looking for a way to reduce the encryption time, possibly with a lossy compression engine.

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On 1/31/2014 at 8:11 PM, Rogue5099 said:

Here is >Bass UDF. As for capturing the audio I'm not sure... :unsure:

Your link just takes me to this same post. It suppose to take me to Bass UDF but it just reloads the page instead lol.


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Do a search in the Example scripts section for BASS


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I don't need the au3 I just wanted to let the user know his link isn't pointing to the correct url.


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That's because the forum software was updated and it broke a lot of links, and the user posted that 2 years ago.

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If I posted any code, assume that code was written using the latest release version unless stated otherwise. Also, if it doesn't work on XP I can't help with that because I don't have access to XP, and I'm not going to.
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Ah I didn't know about that. Thanks for letting me know. I'll keep that in mind next time.

 


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