[alsa-devel] maximum tolerable sampling frequency difference for a driver

Mark Brown broonie at sirena.org.uk
Wed Nov 12 16:46:08 CET 2008

On Wed, Nov 12, 2008 at 04:35:44PM +0100, Clemens Ladisch wrote:

> When an application requests a frequency that is not supported by the
> device, it is the application that must decide whether the actual
> frequency is acceptable.

In theory.  In practice few applications have substantial tolerance for
this and in many situations the cost of dealing with it (such as doing
soft conversion) is worse than a small error.

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