[RDD] Listen to remote audio over ssh

Stephen J. McCracken sjmccracky at cox.net
Tue Aug 12 13:25:15 EDT 2008


Michael wrote:
> I was looking for something a little simpler, like:
> 
> ssh user at remotehost "cat music.wav" | mplayer -

As you're really moving the whole file across the connection anyway, a
simple solution is to scp the file and play it locally.  You can add -C
to put compression on the link to (hopefully) speed up the copy.

sjm


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