[CM] Building snd from source

Kjetil Svalastog Matheussen k.s.matheussen@notam02.no
Sat, 22 May 2004 17:35:24 +0200 (CEST)

Meino Christian Cramer:
> some additional comments about the "getting louder and louder"-bug,
> which may have to do with it.
> I recorded a "snip" with my fingers with snd.
> I cut off the silence in front of the file.
> I pressed GO, which changed its face to "STOP"
> The "I am currently here"-bar moves from the start till the end (the
> whole file was visible. You do not need the slider to get to its
> end).
> But: As the bar reaches the end and the sound has defintely ended,
> the button does *not* change to "GO" again at once.
> After two seconds of "doing nothing" the button changes its face.
> Now:
> One can force the "increasing volume" bug by enabling looping and
> hitting GO while the first loop is still running.
> There is some misunderstanding between the "loop" """button""" at the
> very right side just below the sound graphs and the LOOP button which
> comes with dlp.

I don't think you should mix the loop-functionality in snd_conffile.scm
and the one in Dave Phillips code. Use just one of them.

> If the right loop button is pressed, and you start looping with the
> LOOP button of dlp, you cannot get out of the mode of looped playing
> anymore without restarting snd, regardless what is pressed, depressed
> or so...

Thats expected I guess. Sorry, I don't use the button-panel and didn't
think about this.

> PS: Is "no" of your email address for "norway", Kjetil ?