[SDL] SDL_Mixer lag

Torsten Giebl wizard at syntheticsw.com
Fri Sep 1 02:41:39 PDT 2006

Hello !

> I'm not a Linux user really but I do belive ALSA implements multiple
> opening of the sound device, when the sound device has a hardware
> mixer eg SBLive/Audigy etc. This is the proper way to do it IMHO, but
> they should have a software fallback for AC97 and similar chips.

When i used AC97 with ALSA i was happy to
be able to open more than one sound stream.
So ALSA has a software fallback for AC97 and


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