WDM-KS and WASAPI issues (was Re: [Audacity-quality] Windows alpha builds)
Vaughan Johnson <vaughan <at> audacityteam.org>
2014-04-18 02:23:13 GMT
Hi, sorry I've been off-list on this audacity-quality thread.
Am cc-ing this to the PortAudio list, in hopes it's helpful. There are
mixed posting styles here. The first is at the bottom.
I encourage Audacity Team folks to subscribe to the PortAudio list.
On 4/10/2014 5:41 PM, Steve the Fiddle wrote:
> On 10 April 2014 22:01, Gale Andrews <gale <at> audacityteam.org> wrote:
>> On 9 April 2014 22:58, Vaughan Johnson <vaughan <at> audacityteam.org> wrote:
>>> The thread is here:
>>> I think the summary is that we want to continue to find out what's
>>> broken, via alpha-testing, but that it's not ready for release.
>> Thanks, yes.
>> The reports I've had for WDM-KS or WASAPI non-loopback have been
>> mostly positive (latency was reduced or 24-bit or multi-channel
>> recording was enabled), but pointed out problems (mostly ones we
>> already know about, but no new BSoD reports).
>> It's good that Steve has a machine that WDM-KS will break. I'm not
>> getting a lot of interest from users that blue screened with WDM-KS in
>> 2.0.4 to test Leland's patch to log PortAudio interactions "extremely
>> slowly". The one user who tried it did not get the log saved. <at> Steve -
>> is your machine crashing or just Audacity? Do you want to try Leland's
>> log patch?
> It's a full BSOD.