MAS (Media Application Server)

Tim Jansen ml at
Fri Sep 6 18:15:39 BST 2002

On Friday 06 September 2002 03:10, Neil Stevens wrote:
> Sounds fun, but is it actually tied to X?  I'd rather reduce, not increase,
> KDE's dependence on X.

It is a separate process, but uses an X extension for communication (otherwise 
it wouldnt work with things like ssh tunnels). I am not sure whether there 
are other ways to transport control data, they are quite flexible.

> But can it mix and filter?

Yes. They also thought about things like volume display and so on. 


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