[linux-audio-user] Low latency with 2.6?

Jan Depner eviltwin69 at cableone.net
Sun Jul 18 20:19:35 EDT 2004

As Kjetil said, you need to check the LAD archive.  They just went round
and round about this for a few days.  Andrew did the LL patches for 2.4
but he thinks that preempt will handle everything for 2.6.  Ingo says it
won't.  Ingo's patch is at:


 On Sun, 2004-07-18 at 18:59, Ruben Massy wrote:
> Hello
> On Sun, 18 Jul 2004 18:54:44 -0500
> Jan Depner <eviltwin69 at cableone.net> wrote:
> > The general concensus is that 2.6 is not ready for audio yet.  I
> > wouldn't upgrade for a while.  Ingo Molnar has made a patch but Andrew
> > Morton and some of the others don't like it.  I'd just let it settle
> > out first unless you absolutely need 2.6 for some other reason.
> Thank you for your quick reply, and I agree with you.
> My goal was/is not to find a patch to upgrade my workstation,
> (everything is OK for me with the 2.4 and and don't like the 2.6 ;-) but
> to know if I could help some people working on the next patches...
> So Ingo Molnar and Andrew Morton are the main developers involted in
> this kind of patches?
> Cheers,

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