[mythtv] Ticket #5473: audio out, PulseAudio
cal at graggrag.com
Sun Jul 6 20:11:29 UTC 2008
> Unfortunately, there's a weird loud-static problem that occurs maybe about
> 50% of the time. Instead of playing audio, I'll get just loud static.
> Pausing/unpausing or skipping backwards several times generally seems to
> fix it, but I haven't established anything special to differentiate the
> times it works to the times it doesn't.
Thanks for the feedback! There's a couple of funky little issues I'm still
working on, and I should be able to put up an update within a day or so
(interstate visitors in town at the moment). Hopefully I might be able to
resolve the static problem with that.
If you're feeling adventurous, you could try changing
buffer_settings.maxlength = 9 * buffer_settings.minreq;
buffer_settings.maxlength = 12 * buffer_settings.minreq;
in AudioOutputPulseAudio::ConnectPlaybackStream(), maybe even 16 *. I'd
be curious to see how/if that affects your static issue.
Not sure if I mentioned it previously, but this is my first encounter with
PulseAudio, so I'm learning on the fly here.
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