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Old 06-18-2005, 10:39 PM   #1
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Crackling Sound Quality in XMMS

Im using XMMS as my default mp3 player. When i play mp3s, there is a slight crackling noise that affects playback. Im using the aRts 0.6.0 plugin. any help would be great.
Old 06-19-2005, 02:59 PM   #2
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try selecting a different plugin for xmms in the input options menu. If you are using gnome, that may be the cause of the problem - arts is a kde sound server. I think alsa or oss would be your best bet, if they are installed. If not run the package installer and select all the sound components for install


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