Qtopia Media Player + Pulseaudio = hurt

Daniel Benoy daniel at benoy.name
Tue Sep 9 19:19:21 CEST 2008

On Tuesday 09 September 2008 10:44:21 Dylan Reilly wrote:
> Under current 2008 testing builds, playing (compressed) music through the
> qtopia media player causes pulseaudio spike to crazy levels of cpu
> utilization (~ 50%). This is on top the load for the media player itself
> (~30%). Needless to say, this makes the poor FR incapable of decompressing
> the music in a timely fashion.
> The GTK openmoko media player does not have this issue. (In 2008, does the
> GTK media player have the patch to bypass pulse as it did in 2007?)
> Is this a known issue or one I should bug? I remember being able to listen
> to music through the Qtopia media player not too long ago.

How do you get music selections to come up in the list in the media player?

Daniel Benoy

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