[linux-audio-dev] alsa, oss , efficiency?

lemmel lem0mel at gmail.com
Wed Nov 1 21:20:34 UTC 2006

Le mercredi 01 novembre 2006 13:10, David a écrit :
> I am not sure I understand your problems or your needs, but my advice is
> to use jack. It provides you with a very simple API that gives you
> sample accurate synchronicity and hides all the hard parts like
> directly dealing with the soundcard driver.

Are you sur I need to embarrase myself with an audio server, when all I need 
it is to play simple wav files on a dedicated machine ? 

> If your client code is clean enough, then you can even evaluate with
> precision the latency of the software set made of your client, the
> jackd server and the soundcard driver backend. If you need to know the
> latency of your hardware, I invite you to google for jdelay, an
> measurement app. released by M. Fons Adriensen.
That is quite interresting, thanks for the information.

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