[Jack-Devel] application to application latency?

Fons Adriaensen fons at linuxaudio.org
Tue Dec 20 20:52:09 CET 2016

On Tue, Dec 20, 2016 at 06:54:07PM +0100, Thor Angutang wrote:

> On windows: I am running audio from ableton to a spatialisation software
> and from the spatialisation software to the soundcard.
> The latency added for each step seems to be equal to the vector size
> setting (for instance 512)? Meaning that the output latency for such a
> setup would be 1024?
> Is this correct?

No, there is no 'per step' added latency.

On Windows you are using Jack2, and this has a default output
latency of 2 periods. There is a 'sync' option which reduces
this to one period, similar to Jack1.



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