[linux-audio-user] How do I use this RT kernel?

Shayne O'Connor forums at machinehasnoagenda.com
Tue Aug 16 17:53:03 EDT 2005

thewade wrote:
> Hello list-o-mine,
> I have PD, jack, qjackctl, and all sorts of other tools built now,
> including kernel 2.6.13-rc4-RT-V0.7.53-02; So now what do I have to do
> to run audio in realtime?

you need a patched version of pam and to edit limits.conf as outlined here:

> With the lsm kernel I could set permissions to my group ID and then I
> could just run everything as me. Do I have to run jackd and pd as root?


> Thanks for the help!
> -thewade
> PS: I am also curious if there is a linux-announce list for linux made
> audio, or are we still posting those to this list?

there is a linux announce for software ... for music, there is mr. 
dis-dot-dat's (james) LAM, but i don't think many people are using that, 
preferring instead to post here ... maybe you could do both.


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