[alsa-devel] dmix and sounds less than 64kb

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Mon Jul 9 11:38:30 CEST 2007

At Fri, 6 Jul 2007 20:28:13 -0700,
Aaron "Caustik" Robinson wrote:
> We have been having one heck of a time tracking down the cause of some ALSA
> audio playback issues.
> It appears that any time we play a very short sound (<64kb), either the
> sound doesn't play at all, or only a fragment of it plays. We haven't had
> much luck finding a solution to this issue, then I found this thread on the
> history of this email group:
> http://mailman.alsa-project.org/pipermail/alsa-devel/2007-April/000526.html
> Our problem is pretty much exactly like his issues relating to <64k sounds.
> My question is - has anybody else run into this problem? To the OP of the
> above thread, if you're still listening - did you ever find a solution to
> your problem? I'd be very interested to hear any help you can provide.

It works fine with my systems, so the problem should be pretty


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