[pulseaudio-discuss] Native mythtv backend
Hasse Hagen Johansen
hasse-pulse at hagenjohansen.dk
Wed Jul 25 03:27:22 PDT 2007
>>>>> "Lennart" == Lennart Poettering <lennart at poettering.net> writes:
Lennart> On Fri, 13.07.07 11:36, Wade Berrier (wberrier at gmail.com) wrote:
> Are there any advantages for myth to output to pulseaudio directly
>> rather than with Myth's alsa to pulse-alsa plugin?
Lennart> Yes, AFAIK mythv wrongly assumes that every output plugin
Lennart> does memory mapping. Which the PA plugin does not
Lennart> support, and thus the ALSA backend for mythv doesn't work
Lennart> at all on PA.
Lennart> That was at least true a couple of weeks ago when someone
Lennart> reported this on the ML.
There is a patch for mythtv here
It works fine for me :-)
But it would be better to have a "native" pulseaudio backend instead
of using the alsa method?
Hasse H. Johansen
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