[LAD] Some questions about the Jack callback
fons at linuxaudio.org
Fri Sep 19 22:06:32 UTC 2014
On Fri, Sep 19, 2014 at 10:53:19PM +0100, Will J Godfrey wrote:
> It's probably not worth the effort, but I wondered if the client could attempt
> to be a 'good citizen' and take some form of remedial action.
I don't know of any that try to do this. But if a client would
want to, the most sensible thing to do in most cases would be
to return silence, i.e. clear the output buffers. A client
could do this at the first thing in its process() callback.
A world of exhaustive, reliable metadata would be an utopia.
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and hysterically inflated market opportunities. (Cory Doctorow)
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