[vlc-devel] commit: PulseAudio: don't clutter console ( R??mi Denis-Courmont )

jpd at videolan.org jpd at videolan.org
Fri Sep 4 09:40:38 CEST 2009

On Wed, Sep 02, 2009 at 11:02:50PM +0300, R??mi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> Should PulseAudio not have a higher priority than ALSA? PulseAudio emulates 
> ALSA, and the plugin should fail safe when ALSA is absent. Hence, it seems a 
> bit useless if we default to ALSA.

I'd argue that pulseaudio is a bit useless in and by itself, with its
high latency architectural deficiencies and all that. But if pulseaudio
should be preferred, then by all means.

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