[LAU] LinuxSampler higher priority than the audio card or jack?!

Arnold Krille arnold at arnoldarts.de
Mon Aug 17 04:22:59 EDT 2009

On Monday 17 August 2009 10:04:50 Ken Restivo wrote:
>  LinuxSampler grabs priority 98??!
>  Most JACK apps start up at 65, as you can see, below the priority of
> jackd.
>  IRQ-219 is my audio interface.
>  How was LinuxSampler able to grab such a ridiculously high priority? Who
> told it to do that?

Probably the same way as with jackd (two priorities of 80 and 70 in your 
dump): One thread is the watchdog to kill the others if they misbehave. Of 
course this thread should have its priority as high as possible...

Have fun,

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