[alsa-devel] alsamonitor on SunOS

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Tue Apr 17 09:25:30 CEST 2012

james pruett wrote:
> I love the alsamonitor look and feel.

I assume you mean alsamixer?

> I want to port it to my SunOS box.
> Q: Is there a Hello World I might try first to see if the colors, etc work?

ncurses has demo programs.

> Q: what visual toolkit/gizmo is alsamonitor based upon?

alsamixer is based on curses with the panel and menu libraries; the actual
toolkit is written by hand (widget.c, textbox.c, etc.) and isn't very


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