[linux-audio-dev] Re: Please test the RT rlimits patch for audio

Free Ekanayaka free at agnula.org
Wed Apr 27 15:01:01 UTC 2005

|--==> Jody McIntyre writes:

  JM> The RT rlimits patch (nice-and-rt-prio-rlimits.patch) has been proposed
  JM> as a solution to allow audio users to run their applications with
  JM> realtime priorities.  While more complicated to configure, it's a much
  JM> cleaner patch than realtime-lsm and it's likely to get merged soon _if_
  JM> enough audio users test it and confirm that it works.

  JM> To encourage this, I have created a wiki page containing installation
  JM> instructions, links to prebuilt PAM packages, etc:
  JM> http://www.steamballoon.com/wiki/Rlimits

  JM> If this works for you, I am collecting success reports.  Please email
  JM> rlimits-success at steamballoon.com .

  JM> If you have any problems with it, LAU is probably the best place to ask
  JM> for help.  Unfortunately I don't have large amounts of time to spend
  JM> helping people with this, so any help requests emailed to me directly
  JM> may be deleted without a reply.  Sorry.

  JM> Thanks for testing!

I'll provide a test debian package for  the A/DeMuDi distribution. I'm
a bit busy ATM hope this will happen next week.



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