[Vm-dev] Camera sig fault on 64 bits machines.

tim Rowledge tim at rowledge.org
Sat Apr 12 17:20:54 UTC 2014

On 11-04-2014, at 9:02 AM, Eliot Miranda <eliot.miranda at gmail.com> wrote:
> Noe that the itemer/signal based heartbeat should be viewed as the heartbeat of last resort :-).  It has bad effects when integrating with external code, interrupting system calls etc.  Unless this external code is written to cope with interrupted calls that can't be restarted such as poll or select, the heartbeat needs to be disabled around calls to the external code.

Err, so maybe this is the cause of ALSA sound problems on the Pi with the stackVM? Damn. 

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