[alsa-devel] Software mixing according to priority of streams

Nobin Mathew nobin.mathew at gmail.com
Fri Jun 15 21:46:11 CEST 2007

yes, i thought only software mixing can do it

On 6/16/07, Lee Revell <rlrevell at joe-job.com> wrote:
> On 6/15/07, Nobin Mathew <nobin.mathew at gmail.com> wrote:
> > A sound server can do this
> >
> > Maintain a buffer per application ,
> > and each buffer will have priority. when data comes on higher priority
> > buffer stop taking data from low priority buffer, and configure the
> > audio and start pumping data from high priority buffer.
> Ah, so you do NOT want software mixing - you want the low priority
> stream to stop when the high priority stream starts.
> Lee

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