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Re: [suse-multimedia-e] xmms-dropouts
  • From: jaakko tamminen <jaakko.tamminen@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2002 20:33:41 +0200
  • Message-id: <200212122033.41946.jaakko.tamminen@xxxxxxxxxx>

I had the same phenomena.. I was able to cure it by enabling cache at size of
2048 in preferences->misc, along enabling autosync with value of zero.

To be honest, I don' t know excactly what these settings does, but it cured
the small hickups in my system.


Viestissä Keskiviikko 11. Joulukuuta 2002 21:35, David Herman kirjoitti:
> When listening to xmms while reading my mail xmms will dropout during
> the delete of a message (also while saving a bookmark in konq). I think
> this may be happening during other disk activity as well but I haven't
> explored this yet. ( I just spent a few minutes exploring this and it
> definitely seems to be disk access related )
> I tried decreasing xmms nice value (giving it higher priority) to -4 but
> that didn't help.
> I'd appreciate ideas as this is very distracting.
> Suse 8.1 pro, kde 3.05 (although I've noticed the problem on other
> versions of suse and kde as well).
> I've got a brand new machine w/ athlon xp2000+, 512 mb memory and 2
> seagate barracudaIV 80gb drives so I don't believe that computing puwer
> is to blame.
> thanks
> dh

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