FreeBSD audio in amateur and professional setups

Goran Mekić <>

FreeBSD has astonishingly good support for audio that is rarely talked about Although FreeBSD was not created with professional audio support in mind, over time it became one of the best alternatives out there. In recent years this operating system received numerous improvements which make it as good as it is today. This presentation will be about audio advancements made in those years, what was improved and what is left to do to make FreeBSD event better solution for audio studios. Presenter will demonstrate his own studio from the view of FreeBSD and talk about different ways of improving audio performance. Special care is taken on how not to need specialized hardware or PC intended just for audio.