Published on April 25th, 2014 | by Alan Cross0
The Nerdiest Album EVER: Band Releases Record as Linux Kernel Module
They called netcat [sic], not to be confused with the networking tool. Their new album, entitled Cycles Per Instruction, is available in all the normal formats–plus as a Linux kernel module that you have to compile on your own. From GitHub.
/dev/netcatdevice and redirect its output into an audio player (tested with mplayer and play from SoX as well).This repository contains the album’s track data in source files, that (for complexity’s sake) came from
.oggfiles that were encoded from
.wavfiles that were created from
.mp3files that were encoded from the mastered
.wavfiles which were generated from ProTools final mix
.wavfiles that were created from 24-track analog tape.
Screw it. Just listen here.