[snd] cursor out of sync (was Re: [CM] snd and opengl)

Dave Phillips dlphilp@bright.net
Fri, 24 May 2002 09:11:19 -0400

Hi, Julien:

  Actually, I knew about that setting and thought that's what I already
had in my .snd file. Haha, I forgot I had it commented out, so I changed
it back, recompiled Snd without ALSA, and indeed the cursor sync is fine
now. Thank you for the reminder !

Best regards,

== Dave Phillips

	The Book Of Linux Music & Sound at http://www.nostarch.com/lms.htm
	The Linux Soundapps Site at http://linux-sound.org

Julien Quint wrote:
> On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 10:04:47AM -0400, Dave Phillips wrote:
> > OTOH I built Snd with just OSS support. Of course it doesn't report any
> > xruns, but the traveling cursor is out of sync with the playback. Any
> > suggestions ??
> I had the same problem for a while and finally found a solution somewhere
> in the snd documentation. It seems to be caused by the default buffer sizes
> that are too small. I am using the following:
>         (set! (dac-size) 65536)
>         (set-oss-buffers 2 12)
> in my .snd init file and it works like a charm!
> Julien
> BTW -- Thanks Dave for your articles on the O'Reilly Network, that helped me
> a lot in getting started with Snd. Thanks to Bill also, the doc is a little
> demanding but very helpful.
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