Sound server issues, part 2 (experience with Array 2)

thully at thully at
Tue Dec 21 10:17:15 CST 2004

In testing, it seems that the delay before giving up /dev/dsp (the -as option)
in esd.conf should be set to 2 for things to work best.

Here is the complete configuration I'm using for best functionality in both
esd and non-esd apps:

# spawn options are used in spawned mode only, overriding default_options
# spawn_options=
# default options are used in spawned and non-spawned mode
default_options=-terminate -nobeeps -as 2

Maybe this could be used as default in Hoary (at least until polypaudio is

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