[Jack-Devel] advice on xruns

liebrecht at grossmann-venter.com liebrecht at grossmann-venter.com
Sun Jul 28 04:05:03 CEST 2019

Anyone have an in depth treatise on xruns and how to minimize them. By 
that I dont mean just adjusting the buffer size, I mean really getting 
into the gears of why xruns happen and how to potentially minimize them.

Reason I ask is that I use jack on a live music basis amd it is crucial 
for me to get no more than 2.9ms latency.
I can hear and feel every latency above above that.

I am lucky with mixbus and jack on Linux to get 2.9ms with the 
occasional xrun every 2 minutes, but I want to see if I cannot eliminate 

Any advice or point to very relevant reference material will be 


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