[RDD] Very slow audio playback with livewire drivers

Steve Rubin ser at rubinbroadcasting.com
Sun Jan 31 19:13:44 EST 2016

> On Jan 27, 2016, at 6:53 AM, Alessio Elmi <alessio.elmi at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Steve,
> I was facing your same issue in a VMachine I was using for testing porpuses.
> I installed Debian 8 and Rivendell 2.11.0, built from sources. It's not Livewire since I am using ALSA through VBox. However the problem seems to be the same of yours.
> I checked global rate setting, which is 48000. My audio card supports 48000 and aplay -D pcm.rd0 is ok. If I go in RDLibrary -> Edit markers, audio files are shown with the right length in seconds but the progress bar just goes slow when playing the track.
> How did you manage to solve it eventually?
> Thank you

Sorry for the late reply.  Fred had me change ChannelsPerPcm in rd.conf to -2.  

Steve Rubin
Rubin Broadcasting, Inc.
670 Coleman Ave - San Jose, CA 95110
ser at rubinbroadcasting.com

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