[LAU] XLR mixer -> TRS audio card connections

Brent Busby brent at keycorner.org
Sat Aug 15 17:50:28 EDT 2009

On Sat, 15 Aug 2009, philicorda wrote:

>> Addendum:  On the realtime end of things, I'm now achievable a solid, 
>> unbreakable 2ms.  I can't seem to do anything that causes an xrun.
> That's a tricky one. You could try switching to a USB soundcard, and 
> using a hub with multiple devices attached. Removing and adding USB 
> devices while recording then may help to increase the incidence of 
> xruns.
> If that doesn't work, the only recourse may be to use a slower 
> processor and an older motherboard. Also, try to find the most obscure 
> and least Linux compatible PCI and video cards you can, and put as 
> many of them in the machine as possible.


I should have said, "can't seem to do anything that I'd really want to 
casually do on my desktop without going crazy..."  :)

+ Brent A. Busby	 + "We've all heard that a million monkeys
+ UNIX Systems Admin	 +  banging on a million typewriters will
+ University of Chicago	 +  eventually reproduce the entire works of
+ Physical Sciences Div. +  Shakespeare.  Now, thanks to the Internet,
+ James Franck Institute +  we know this is not true." -Robert Wilensky

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