PD symbols with funny characters

Robert Rowe robert.rowe at nyu.edu
Mon Dec 4 21:37:20 CET 2000

By the way, Roger Dannenberg and his group did a lot of work on reducing
the latency of Windows. Unfortunately I believe they eventually threw up their
hands. It might be worth pinging him to see what they did, though...


Karl MacMillan wrote:

> On Mon, 4 Dec 2000, Miller Puckette wrote:
> > Yep, spaces are hard to get into symbols...  I'm thinking someday about
> > allowing symbols within quotes like "this symbol has 4 spaces" but I think
> > there are more urgent problems for me to face (like latency in Windows).
> >
> Do you have an idea about how to handle the latency problem in Windows?
> I know that they claim that the drivers/schedular can handle 5ms latency
> (for DirectX) but this requires circumventing the 'kmixer', which
> essentially means using a driver specific work around.  Do you know of a
> more standard way to do this?
> Karl

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