[pulseaudio-discuss] new "reserve device" feature?

pl bossart bossart.nospam at gmail.com
Mon Jun 8 16:55:45 PDT 2009

Thanks Lennart,

> The device reservation logic is intended for cooperation with the JACK
> sound server: i.e. when JACK wants direct access it can have it.
> http://0pointer.de/blog/projects/device-reservation.html
> Other than that session switching needs cooperating PA
> instances. i.e. if you switch the session on a PC the previously
> active PA instance needs to give up access to the audio devices, and
> the new active PA instance needs to open them again.
> Both things are only useful on the desktop i guess.

Would be nice if it can be compiled out for non-desktop folks...

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