Re: Win Audio via dialup

David Winet (dwinet@qal.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 29 Aug 1995 00:33:13 -0700 (PDT)


Not complaining, did read the FAQ, but WHY is my audio meter registering
(the one on the left) even tho' I'm getting NO sound?
David Winet

On Tue, 29 Aug 1995, Matthew Sanderson wrote:

> Win Audio via dialup
>
> There have been many recent posts complaining about poor or no
> audio in the Windows versions from users dialing up at 14.4/28.8.
> If these folks had read the FAQ, they would know why.
>
> - - start quoted material - -
> How does CU-SeeMe work over a 14.4 kbps modem?
>
> Badly.
>
> The amount of information needed to transmit audio and video simply
> is more than 14.4 kpbs. To understand a little more about the
> bandwidth constraints, please check out information about data
> generated by a video camera (via a discussion of frame rates) and
> related audio notes.
> - - end quoted material - -
>
> Please folks, read *everything* that M. Sattler, Cornell, and White Pine
> have on this subject before complaining about how badly it works.
>
> / Matthew Sanderson CS: 70733,2700 'net: matthews@hookup.net \
> \ http://www.hookup.net/~matthews /
>
>