Re: [ecasound] ecasound+jack silent stop, silent data loss

From: Paul Knowles <Paul.Knowles@email-addr-hidden>
Date: Wed Dec 06 2006 - 11:25:52 EET


>On Mon, 27 Nov 2006, Paul Knowles wrote:
>> I have a serious problem with ecasound+jackd recording. In
>> a nutshell, ecasound is asked to record for a long time
>> (between 8-24 hours) and, without indicating why, it stops
>> at some variable time that can be anywhere from some 100 to
>> several thousand seconds after start. It is also causing
>> silent data corruption. It has worked reliably for me doing
>> the same job in the past (older versions, on older hardware)
>first thing that comes to my mind is a glitch in JACK
>transport support. There're some messages about seeking in
>the middle of recording, and this shouldn't be
>happening. Could you retry the tests with adding the option

 This seems to have done the trick. At least I have now 12
hours of uninterrupted recording. The analysis for phase
jumps (lost samples) is currently underway.

with thanks,

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