[gst-devel] JACK and GStreamer, from the horse's mouth

Jussi Laako jussi at sonarnerd.net
Thu Nov 30 19:21:04 CET 2006

Lennart Poettering wrote:
> Please remember that not all machines running Linux and GStreamer have
> a FPU. And even if they have one, it might be quite a bit slower than
> integer processing in the CPU. Just think of the Nokia 770. Requiring
> conversion from and to FP for every sample played is not option on

While the comment about lack of FPU is true, I have, however, ported
jack also to 770... And actually from low level point of view, it uses
pull-model, even though the gstreamer element hides this fact.

	- Jussi

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