Speex is an open source audio codec designed specifically for transmitting speech over a network. For a comparison of the possibilities of this codec compared to others, we refer you to this page. And when you want to judge the sound quality stand on this page a number of examples. The developers have released a new version in the unstable branch with 1.1.11 as the version number. The announcement looks like this:
Speex 1.1.11 Released:
- This release includes lots of bug fixes. These include SSE, fixed-point and Blackfin. Also, the echo canceller and packet loss concealment have been improved.
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Linux i386 DevelopmentRPM
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