aRts in trunk
wheeler at kde.org
Fri Jul 29 20:52:28 BST 2005
On Friday 29 July 2005 21:46, Mark Constable wrote:
> > Low latency means it is much more prone to drop-outs,
> ANY decent audio system prefers lower latencies. I'm not sure
> what you meant by this... dropouts a more likely to happen with
> any system at higher latencies.
No, Allan was right. Longer latencies mean that you're able to create a
larger buffer of data between the application and the sound output. If you
have a small buffer you're naturally much more likely to have a buffer
underrun and get dropouts.
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