Anti-Whining: Happy Moko Moments

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Sat Jul 18 16:28:14 CEST 2009

On Sat, 2009-07-18 at 12:21 +0300, Timo Juhani Lindfors wrote:
> The Digital Pioneer <digitalpioneer at> writes:
> > That said, if anyone knows a way to make it not cut and skip when playing
> > OGG with mplayer niced at -19, I'd love to hear it. It's not too bad right
> Use tremor.
> gcc -o ~/bin/ivorbisfile_example -lvorbisidec /usr/share/doc/libvorbisidec-dev/examples/ivorbisfile_example.c 
> sudo renice -19 -p $$
> ivorbisfile_example < foo.ogg | aplay -t raw -c 2 -f S16_BE -r 44100 -B 8000000 -
> CPU usage should be strictly less than 25%.
> If you have time please look at
does modifying the mplayer config(if I remember well it's
in /usr/etc/mplayer/mplayer.conf) file for making it use libvorbis
instead of ffmpeg and installing tremor works?
(that's what I use and the cpu usage is lower)

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