[ogg-dev] Pulse AO plugin priority

j at v2v.cc j at v2v.cc
Thu Feb 14 07:58:14 PST 2008

Sounds reasonable, updated svn.


On Thu, 2008-02-14 at 05:19 -0800, David Walser wrote:
> Just a quick note that the priority in the Pulse AO
> plugin (ao/src/plugins/pulse/ao_pulse.c) should be
> changed from 41 to 50 (in the ao_pulse_info struct).
> Since the plugin now ships as part of libao, its
> priority should be a factor of 5, as that's how I
> designed the plugin priority system.  Plugins that
> ship with libao should be a factor of 5, so that 3rd
> party plugins can fit in between them as need be.
> The other reason for this is to move pulse detection
> ahead of aRts, as Linux distributions are getting
> ready to use PulseAudio by default, and will be
> configuring aRts to send its output to Pulse, so it
> makes more sense for libao to use pulse directly
> instead of through aRts.  For users that aren't
> running both at the same time, this change won't have
> any negative impact.

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