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troubleshooting [2019/11/09 04:06]
tapir Mixxx on Wayland
troubleshooting [2019/11/12 18:54] (current)
be.ing [Bluetooth audio is delayed]
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 ==== GNU/Linux ==== ==== GNU/Linux ====
 If you are starting Mixxx from a command line on GNU/Linux, you probably need to suspend or disable PulseAudio. On most GNU/Linux distributions today, the PulseAudio sound server is automatically started upon logging in. PulseAudio is convenient for most desktop audio use, but it is not good for audio use that requires low latency like Mixxx. The PulseAudio daemon occupies the ALSA device while it is running. To temporarily disable PulseAudio while Mixxx is running, start it with ''​pasuspender mixxx''​. The .desktop launcher icon for Mixxx does this automatically. To run Mixxx with [[command line options]], such as ''​%%--%%mididebug'',​ put ''​%%--%%''​ between ''​pasuspender''​ and the rest of the command. For example, run ''​pasuspender %%--%% mixxx %%--%%mididebug''​ If you are starting Mixxx from a command line on GNU/Linux, you probably need to suspend or disable PulseAudio. On most GNU/Linux distributions today, the PulseAudio sound server is automatically started upon logging in. PulseAudio is convenient for most desktop audio use, but it is not good for audio use that requires low latency like Mixxx. The PulseAudio daemon occupies the ALSA device while it is running. To temporarily disable PulseAudio while Mixxx is running, start it with ''​pasuspender mixxx''​. The .desktop launcher icon for Mixxx does this automatically. To run Mixxx with [[command line options]], such as ''​%%--%%mididebug'',​ put ''​%%--%%''​ between ''​pasuspender''​ and the rest of the command. For example, run ''​pasuspender %%--%% mixxx %%--%%mididebug''​
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 +===== Bluetooth audio is delayed =====
 +Bluetooth audio always has a high latency and is not recommended for DJing. Bluetooth audio also uses lossy compression which reduces the audio quality. Use wired connections instead.
  
 ===== What should I do to get Mixxx to run the best it can on my computer? ===== ===== What should I do to get Mixxx to run the best it can on my computer? =====
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