[mythtv-users] Sync'd MythMusic

Chris Petersen lists at forevermore.net
Tue Feb 24 17:07:12 EST 2004

> I don't actually know of any streaming applications that support this.
> For our purposes we could probably actually do away with the buffer as
> most of the time this should be run over a local network without delays.
> I know it would be preferable to have a buffer going on each of the
> clients, but maybe this would help get past one timing issue?

A buffer with a timestamp would be fine, but you'd need something like
ntp to keep the clocks sync'd.   You'd still need a buffer - even LAN
and hard drive traffic will occasionally have hiccups, etc. - but it
could be pretty small, like 5 seconds or so.

But the others are correct in pointing out the other issues to
overcome.  sound card buffers, etc.  However, we could get it pretty

Chris Petersen
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