[mythtv] 'WriteAudio: buffer underrun' during playback caused bythe scheduler

Mark Spieth mark at dclabs.com.au
Wed Sep 13 22:35:50 UTC 2006

> Sorry, the other way round: 'ALSA:default' comes back to live, '/dev/dsp' 
> dies...
>Jan Kleinig schrieb:
>Got it working now using 'Video timing method: RTC', but I still have the 
>same probs... I found out that using >sound device 'ALSA:default' does end 
>with no sound and a lot of 'WriteAudio: buffer underrun' in the log, >while 
>using '/dev/dsp' stumbles with the picture and logging the same 
>'WriteAudio: buffer underrun', but it >comes back to live after about 2 

is this in 6 channel mode or 2 channel mode? if in 6 ch mode can you try the 
same thing in 2 ch mode
when I tested it seemed ok in 6 channel mode. doesnt mean there is nothing 
wrong though.
I have to find time to test this again. weekend hopefully

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