Subject: Re: Choppy movie playing in -current (may be an audio problem)
To: Rhialto <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/16/2007 00:11:32
On Sat, Dec 15, 2007 at 09:56:48PM +0100, Rhialto wrote:
> Even worse: pausing mplayer for "too long" makes it hang completely,
> apparently it is waiting for some audio event.

I think "too long" was 30 seconds and more, and Jared recently fixed that.

> Btw, I should have said that the obvious problem is choppy audio;
> probably the exact video timing is off as well but that isn't nearly as
> noticable (in general) of course.

Yeah, I see it with pure audio too.
Especially I see it *always* on the first playback after boot.

Another strange effect: suspending the player via ^Z makes the last sample
echo once.