Sound performance problems in FreeBSD

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Sat Sep 25 21:50:39 PDT 2004

On Sun, 26 Sep 2004 12:23, Ryan Freeman wrote:
> +following:
> > An easy way to reproduce these
> > skips is to run `while true; do sysctl vm.vmtotal; done`, while
> > playing an mp3.

I suspect that sysctl involves doing lots of locking and will do weird 
Does it happen if you run a CPU using userland proc inseadt?

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