Class Playback

  extended by java.lang.Thread
      extended by
All Implemented Interfaces:

public class Playback
extends java.lang.Thread

$Id: 148 2006-09-14 20:52:32Z claudio $
Claudio Nieder

Copyright (C) 2006 Claudio Nieder <>, CH-8610 Uster

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; version 2 of the License.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA

Nested Class Summary
Nested classes/interfaces inherited from class java.lang.Thread
java.lang.Thread.State, java.lang.Thread.UncaughtExceptionHandler
Field Summary
static int bufferSize
          Expected size of a one second buffer.
static int channels
          Number of channels used
static int sampleRate
          Sample rate of this playback
Fields inherited from class java.lang.Thread
Constructor Summary
          Default constructor
Method Summary
static void main(java.lang.String[] args)
          Print license.
 void play(byte[] buffer, int sizeArg)
          Play the given buffer.
 void run()
 void stopPlaying()
          Stop playing the current buffer
 void terminateThread()
          Terminate the thread.
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Thread
activeCount, checkAccess, countStackFrames, currentThread, destroy, dumpStack, enumerate, getAllStackTraces, getContextClassLoader, getDefaultUncaughtExceptionHandler, getId, getName, getPriority, getStackTrace, getState, getThreadGroup, getUncaughtExceptionHandler, holdsLock, interrupt, interrupted, isAlive, isDaemon, isInterrupted, join, join, join, resume, setContextClassLoader, setDaemon, setDefaultUncaughtExceptionHandler, setName, setPriority, setUncaughtExceptionHandler, sleep, sleep, start, stop, stop, suspend, toString, yield
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Field Detail


public static final int sampleRate
Sample rate of this playback

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Constant Field Values


public static final int channels
Number of channels used

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Constant Field Values


public static final int bufferSize
Expected size of a one second buffer.

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Constant Field Values
Constructor Detail


public Playback()
Default constructor

Method Detail


public void run()
Specified by:
run in interface java.lang.Runnable
run in class java.lang.Thread
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public void stopPlaying()
Stop playing the current buffer


public void terminateThread()
Terminate the thread.


public void play(byte[] buffer,
                 int sizeArg)
Play the given buffer. It is not copied.

buffer - Buffer with data to play as little-endian two channel two byte values
sizeArg - size of the part of the array to play.


public static void main(java.lang.String[] args)
Print license.

args - ignored