[linux-audio-user] Common linux audio layer

Lee Revell rlrevell at joe-job.com
Wed Jan 5 22:25:24 EST 2005

On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 21:48 -0500, Kevin Ernste wrote:
> Hi Chris -
> I don't have real answers to your questions (other than "more apps
> need to get to know JACK"), but I can attest to the strange feeling of
> watching your excellent videos and, with the JACK tutorial in
> particular, being ironically unable to open the discussed applications
> along with you because the audio device is blocked playing the
> video....an audio Catch 22.  I can imagine a new user running into
> this and being pretty frustrated.
> In any case, the other reason I chimed in was to thank you for your
> work.  The newest version of the JACK video is especially well done
> and I think new users in particular will benefit.

If your card doesn't support hardware mixing then just use dmix.  What's
the problem?


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