Opened 13 years ago

Closed 13 years ago

#4375 closed patch (fixed)

Give preference to "Windows" audio, rather than "DirectX"

Reported by: andrei@… Owned by: Isaac Richards
Priority: minor Milestone: 0.21
Component: mythtv Version: head
Severity: medium Keywords:
Cc: Ticket locked: no


audiooutput_dx is broken: it creates high CPU utilization and sometimes deadlocks.

Since Windows "MultiMedia?" audio (which is being used by audiooutput_win) has all the necessary capabilities, including DTS pass-through and multichannel audio support, there is no real reason to use DirectX for audio output at all.

This patch will change the default to Windows MM audiooutput.

Attachments (1)

mingw.patch (581 bytes) - added by andrei@… 13 years ago.

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Change History (2)

Changed 13 years ago by andrei@…

Attachment: mingw.patch added

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by Nigel

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

(In [15243]) Better audio default on MinGW. Patch from Andrei Tanas. Closes #4375

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