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Re: Möbius glitches

I've been using Mobius for a few months now on an older laptop. I've got 
this compaq m300, 600mhz with 384 mb ram,a 60 gig hard drive, and running 
windows xp. At Jeff's suggestion I optimized it for using with audio ( 
http://www.musicxp.net/tuning_tips.php ) and I'm also not running any 
programs on it. So it is just my looper now. I've run into very few and 
minor glitches and have used it in a few shows now. I did run into some 
latency problems at first trying to use it as a vst plugin, but as a stand 
alone looper I've been extremely pleased with it. The transition to using 
it has been real easy since it is set up like my edp. At the moment the 
thing I'm enjoying the most is that instead of overdubbing layers onto my 
edp, I can put my layers on individual tracks and let them fade out at 
different rates with the feedback control. I can also pan individual 
to either side and have a "conversation" going between my guitar and 
hammered dulcimer tracks.

This is just way too much fun, it may cost me my day job as I stay up too 
late playing with the thing.

Thanks Jeff for some amazing software!!!

Paul Haslem

Looped in Ontario Canada

At 11:50 AM 24/09/2005, you wrote:

>numbernine@gmx.net wrote:
>>Kris> I got the FB up and running with Mobius too, but Mobius and my 
>>Kris> are just not getting along. I get hangs and glitches, etc...and I 
>>Kris> have time to run that trace program for Jeff to see what the issue 
>>The thing that helped for me was just to turn tracing off. (in
>>mobius.xml, set debuglevel to 1 or 0).
>Besides leaving trace on, the usual reason for glitches is overdubbing
>a large number of layers which increases demands on the CPU.  What exactly
>"large" is depends on the speed of the computer and the other plugins
>you have running.  I get around 50 layers before glitching, but if
>you're running 29 other power hungry plugins that number may be much 
>This will be fixed when support for Interface Modes is released.