Greg Booth bootgr at
Fri Aug 31 21:59:16 BST 2007

On 8/31/07, Laurent Asorne <laurent.asorne at> wrote:
> Hi there! does anyone know Rosegarden (midi editor for KDE)? I always get the
> following message at startup:
> System timer resolution is too low
> Rosegarden was unable to find a high-resolution timing source for MIDI
> performance.
> This may mean you are using a Linux system with the kernel timer resolution
> set too low. Please contact your Linux distributor for more information.
> What does that mean and what could I do about it? I'm using Kubuntu 7.04 on an
> x86 machine (800MHz AMD processor, SoundBlaster Live soundcard, 512MB RAM)
> Laurent Asorne
> --

Try here:

There's a section on how to install a kernel with the support you need
and how to set up the timer in the section called "Timer Resolution"


The box said 'Requires Windows XP or better'. So I installed LINUX

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