[pulseaudio-discuss] glitch-free PA now available in Fedora Rawhide

Sjoerd Simons sjoerd at luon.net
Sat May 17 04:24:52 PDT 2008

On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 12:10:47PM +0200, Lennart Poettering wrote:
> Please note that glitch-free PA triggers a bug in the ALSA HDA
> drivers. This will cause PA to detect buffer underruns much more often
> than they actually happen. The day before yesterday Takashi prepared a
> fix for this. So if you want to test glitch-free PA, you *must* apply
> this patch, unless you are one of the 10% or so of people remaining who have
> something that is not an HDA sound card.
> http://mailman.alsa-project.org/pipermail/alsa-devel/2008-May/007856.html

For reference this went into the alsa kernel tree in revision 1ffcb2896944:

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