[linux-audio-dev] Old hat - comparison against windows

Michael Ost most at museresearch.com
Wed Jan 31 20:14:36 UTC 2007

> "Frank Smith" <frsmith at gmail.com>
> Nice point and this is the strength of OS. the problems are addressed 
> far quicker than in Prop' software.

Yes, that's good. Microsoft doesn't give a hoot about professional 
audio. We can actually tweak the OS, and Wine, to improve performance of 
our specific application.

We got an improvement of Wine's CRITICAL_SECTION implementation in 
(using futexes) that helped DFH perform during heavy use of a particular 

- mo

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