>> I have 2 au files, one works, another doesn't, it appears to be
>> playing in slow motion, neat affect but not what I was looking for.
>> The one that doesn't work is a bit larger (800k vs 460k), other
>> than that I don't see any obvious problems. The works on two other
>> linux systems (with SB Pro and Soundscape) but not the system with
>> a SB AWE.
>> Anybody got clue of what the problem is?
Hmm... sounds like a few things might be wrong. Maybe the .au file has a
sample rate other than 8000kHz (and since it works on others but not yours,
maybe your card/driver doesn't like to get /dev/audio to default to
8000kHz). It *might* be an IRQ conflict... I got a similar problem when
trying to install a SB16 and WSS in the same computer (Why two sound cards
in one computer? Well, the WSS is a crappy Acer thing that only records
with a driver for Win3.1, but has perfect playback in Linux, and the SB16's
drivers work perfectly in Linux, but the quality of the sound from it is
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