[Asterisk-Dev] mpg123 eats resources ....

Steven Critchfield critch at basesys.com
Sat Mar 15 11:11:09 MST 2003

On Sat, 2003-03-15 at 11:42, Iain Stevenson wrote:
> I don't know if anyone else has seen this but it's happened to me twice 
> now.  After a while, mpg123 starts to chew up system resources - in my case 
> it caused a CPU load of 86% somewhat impacting performance ;-)  Is there 
> any way this could be caused by asterisk or is mpg123 simply broken?

Do you know what file it was on at the time. You might want to make sure
there arn't any variable bit rate files, and that mpg123 will play each
of the files fine on a system with a soundcard. 
Steven Critchfield  <critch at basesys.com>

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