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Re: Laptop Looping
On 23 aug 2007, at 17.23, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> So the cpu spikes I was seeing on the activity viewer on my 1.5gig
> PB seem to be caused by Bidule. I can't seem to replicate this
> behavior with any other application. Live 6 with SL actually works
> better. The cpu spikes were creating dropouts and audio glitches
> that are unacceptable for live work. The flexible routing in Bidule
> is beyond cool, but the glitches make it unuseable, for me anyway.
> I tried raising the audio buffer on both Bidule and/or the
> interface. But all that did was increase latency beyond playable
> My laptop looping experiment has failed miserably. Maybe when I can
> get a faster machine I'll go back.
> I'm guessing in the Ambient genre its easier to hide the
> limitations because a lot of the sounds you would use are actually
> similer to the glitchy clicks I was getting. Plus the latency is
> easier to hide with all those delays. But for now, its back to the
> RC50 for my acoustic stuff. Live and SL are great for the
> electronica gig I have. I just wish Live had the routing flexibilty
> that Bidule has.
Your hints are interesting and suggest option to learn something
useful. Would you mind posting the reason why you think Bidule is the
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