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Old 03-24-2004, 11:26 AM   #1
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esd acts weird when not running xmms etc. as root


When I run xmms or xine as normal user I get a lot of dirt with the sound.
This happens after about 1 minute and continues until I press pause and then play again.
However when I run xmms or xine as root it works great.
 
Old 03-24-2004, 07:30 PM   #2
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In the kde sound system setup there are a couple options to try.
One is increasing the buffer size. The second is to run the sound server in real time priority. I think the sound systems runs effectively as root then.
 
  


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