milter at free
Sep 28, 2004, 11:45 AM
Post #4 of 4
Re: getting sound (xmms/alsaplayer) to work on ibook G3
[In reply to]
On Mon, Sep 27, 2004 at 10:05:10PM +0000, iago wrote:
> I had your same problem, but I solved it using oss emulation.
> you should enable oss useflag and then recompile xmms, after inserting
> the right modules in your .config
> I don't know a better solution, but at least I can hear a right timing
> for my mp3s. I should add that mplayer too works really bad with alsa as
> audio output, on my system.
Thanks : using OSS solves indeed the problem (worth being added to the
There is a second solution : changing ALSA default timers : as
mentioned on http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic.php?t=162622 :
XMMS works too but you have to manually change the output plugin to ALSA
and change its configuration : set the Buffer time to 3000ms and the Period
time to 500ms.
Hope it can help other Gentoo ibook users.
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