Tue Apr 17 09:01:00 GMT 2001
>Should it not be a slow device being that calls to write() can block for a
>good fraction of a second (depending on the size & number of fragments).
Sorry, don't know what I was thinking, It can infact block for much longer
than this. It blocks for as long as the sample takes to play minus a small
play ahead cache. Therefore a single write of a large sample (several megs),
could take minutes to come back from the write().
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