Re: JuK without arts?
On Friday 29 April 2005 10:44, Michael Schuerig wrote:
> I'd like to avoid arts as it tends to get in the way of other, non-KDE
> programs doing audio output. And, besides, I really don't need most of
> what it does. The only KDE sound app I'm using is JuK and that one
> offers to output to akode or gstreamer instead. In both cases, though,
> the results are pessimal. With akode output, JuK eats the CPU, but at
> least it works.
Sounds like you have broken drivers. Akode can decode both mp3 and vorbis for
me at less than 0.03% of a 2GHz athlon.
The direct akode backend however is still somewhat experimental. Please help
improve it by filling bugs under akodelib in bugs.kde.org