[linux-audio-user] alsa rme96 jack - 186 msec latency?

Jack O'Quin joq at io.com
Mon Sep 12 21:55:06 EDT 2005

> On Mon, 2005-09-12 at 14:51 -0400, Eric Dantan Rzewnicki wrote:
>> I thought it was just pam that needed changing to use the rt rlimits.
>> What needs to be done in glibc?

Lee Revell <rlrevell at joe-job.com> writes:
> Check the glibc development mailing list for details.  The new rlimits
> are supported in their development branch IIRC.
>> I have patched pam packages for debian sarge on techweb.rfa.org/debrfa/
>> which seem to be working fine for me with 2.6.13.
> PAM is supposed to get the list of rlimits from glibc.  Patching PAM
> directly is just a hack/workaround.

And don't forget all the shells.  The `ulimits' command is a shell
built-in.  For full support all new resources need to be added there,
as well.  I wonder if they get it from glibc, too?  Sigh!

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