[alsa-devel] intel 8x0 ALSA driver in virtualbox - choppy sound

Daniel Chen seven.steps at gmail.com
Fri Aug 13 19:07:23 CEST 2010

On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 12:38 PM, Lex F <archguest at gmail.com> wrote:
> I believe it's direct ALSA, I have choppy output even with
> aplay /usr/share/sounds/alsa/*.wav

Make sure you aren't being routed through pulse; i.e., try:
aplay -Dplug:front /usr/share/sounds/alsa/*.wav

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