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ev_bell

What is it?

ev_bell can call external programs when the linux kernel generates a simple sound event like the bell signal from the console.
It looks for sound events on /dev/input/event*, parses them and calls the external program afterwards. The fields of the event packet can be put inside of the argument string of that program.

The program is freely distributable under the terms of the GNU General Public License

Download

ev_bell.tar.gz (12.6 kB)
This file contains the source code and a precompiled version for x86 computers. You can use it, but be warned that I do not take any responsibilities for anything caused by this binary (nor by any binary compiled from the source), it may not even run.

Documentation

Please see the files "README" and "COPYING" in the archive for further information. If something is still unclear, please contact the programmer.