AVDECC Controller

This application can connect streams from talkers to listeners of devices supporting the Audio Video Discovery, Enumeration, Connection management protocol as defined by IEEE 1722.1. It runs on Mac OS X, Windows, and GNU/Linux.

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  1. Select the network interface that is connected to the devices you want to control
  2. Choose the talker and the talker's output stream
  3. Choose the listener and the listener's input stream
  4. Press "Connect Stream" to connect the output stream to the input stream


WinPcap must be installed to allow network communication.


Requirements: Give the executable the CAP_NEW_RAW capability with sudo setcap cap_net_raw=ep pivitec-avdecc-controller-gtk or run as root with sudo ./pivitec-avdecc-controller-gtk

Version History

  • August 7th, 2015: Prevent setting the number of channels per stream to 0
  • February 19th, 2015: Fix a crash on Windows when selecting a network interface
  • December 20, 2014: The localized description of a stream is shown if the object name is not set
  • September 14, 2014: Add support for disconnecting a stream
  • September 10, 2014: Add support for setting a clock source
  • July 9, 2014: initial release


These libraries are used: avdecc-lib, jdksavdecc-c, phoenix, winpthreads