On Sat, 21 Nov 2020 19:47:30 -0000
"Tom Seewald" <tseewald(a)gmail.com> wrote:
Things like bluetooth support, audio for flatpak applications, and
the new pulse server were just added in the last month or so and
there are issues with stability and audio playback (look at the issue
tracker ), for example HSP is still marked as WIP . It seems
premature to commit to this change before the core features have been
stabilized and more testing has been done. Audio is an area where
users really have no tolerance for it misbehaving. Pushing a change
like this too early can create a negative perception of the project
which is something we should try to avoid (within reason).
According to the FAQ
Is PipeWire ready yet?
It is getting ready for broader testing.
Upstream says it is not ready!
Linux has had a large number of audio systems (OSS, ALSA, ESD,
pulseaudio, and probably some I’ve forgotten), and almost as many
painful transitions from one to the next. Since then audio has become
a vital part of the computer desktop experience. Please make this
less painful and don’t make this the default until it is ready and