request for beta2 announcement input
jarno.ilari.suni at gmail.com
Sat Apr 17 20:35:27 UTC 2010
On Sat, Apr 17, 2010 at 10:23 PM, Eero Tamminen <oak at helsinkinet.fi> wrote:
> On Saturday 17 April 2010, Jarno Suni wrote:
>>> As for the audio issues, I can only say that for me, pulseaudio is a
>>> tremendous improvement. I can finally use my sound! It works on all my
>>> systems, and I can even get the music I listen to to play through it.
>> What is so special in playing music through pulseaudio? I'd say that
>> is basic work.
> Use Google.
I do not understand what Charlie meant, but never mind. I can play
music even without pulseaudio. I can even use a digital connection to
>> Someone told me that the current pulseaudio requires much more CPU
>> power than alsa. Maybe that can be an issue to some users.
> By default Pulseaudio uses ALSA for the sound output.
> Additional features naturally need additional CPU.
Well, it has happened that pulseaudio does something additional,
But it is marked as fixed, so hopefully in Lucid there is no such problem.
Still, If I have understood right, low latency requested by some
programs results in more CPU usage, when using pulseaudio.
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