[squeak-dev] Sound mixing makes nasty noises

K K Subbu kksubbu.ml at gmail.com
Fri Dec 25 12:02:30 UTC 2020

On 25/12/20 2:35 am, Herbert König wrote:
> I tried the -vmsound alsa and pulse but I'm not sure If I used the right
> place in the script. I tried editing the last line to:
> exec "${VM}" "-vm-sound-alsa" "${IMAGE}"  (and pulse and w/o the "" but
> my Linux fu is not enough to know if that's ok.
ALSA is a bit long in the tooth. Pulse is the preferred audio server 
these days.

You could try running Squeak with padsp which mixes the OSS API calls 
from squeak vm through Pulse audio service:

  exec padsp "${VM}" ...

The GUI mixer panel is pavucontrol (from pavucontrol package).

HTH .. Subbu

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