how to setup jack sound server for any music program ?

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There are admittedly few tutorials on this topic. A point to start with is

You may also find installing the ubuntustudio-audio Install ubuntustudio-audio package helpful.


Two very useful programs that can help you immensely are qJackctl and Patchage.

With qJackctl you have a graphical medium to configure advanced sound settings. With Patchage you have a graphical representation of your sound system and can easily route any output to any input (so long as it's supported).

This is extremely technical but Markbuntu has an excellent solutions guide on the ubuntuforums:

Multiple Sound Solutions


Good starting point also is LinuxMusicians. There you will find a many useful informations.

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