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Re: OS hang when using 2 AudioContexts on the same page

From: Chris Wilson <cwilso@google.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:28:24 +0200
Message-ID: <CAJK2wqVkjjgiBjXfHwh_Q=WOwiPTYAe2B01Z=gtWKDvxUOpu2Q@mail.gmail.com>
To: Yehonathan Sharvit <viebel@gmail.com>
Cc: "public-audio-dev@w3.org" <public-audio-dev@w3.org>, Yves Lasry <yves@audyx.com>, Philippe Cohen <philc@audyx.com>
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Can you point me at a repro case?

On Thu, Sep 11, 2014 at 5:24 PM, Yehonathan Sharvit <viebel@gmail.com>
wrote:

> I have an angular application that plays audio sounds using 2
> AudioContexts on Chrome 37.
>
> On some computers (especially with Windows), my application is causing a *5
> seconds hang of the whole operating system.* Everything is frozen!
>
> Have someone already experienced such a situation?
> How is it possible that a page loaded in a Chrome tab is causing a hang of
> the whole operating system? Is that a bug in my code, in Chrome or in
> Windows?
>
> Are there a minimal set of requirements that guarantee that HTML5 audio
> will work fine on Chrome?
>
> Regards,
> Yehonathan.
>
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