[linux-audio-user] arecord and xrun
kai.vehmanen at wakkanet.fi
Mon Dec 1 19:31:48 EST 2003
On Mon, 1 Dec 2003, Ken Dere wrote:
> I am trying to record some phonograph records using arecord. I get xruns of
> about 0.5s or so. I have tried increasing the buffer size which worked up to
> a point. I have tried running as root which didn't help.
On suggestion, install Ecasound from http://www.eca.cx/ecasound and record
ecasound -i alsa,default -o foo.wav
... run as root if you still get drop-outs. And why this can help? See my
mail (from Jun/2001 on ecasound-list):
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