Solving choppy sound and audio stutter in VMware
VMware (Workstation or Player) under Linux tends to stutter and produce choppy audio when running a Windows XP virtual machine. Here’s what I did to kill those problems (yes, I can even use Steinberg Nuendo now!):
1. Open the VMware .vmx / .cfg file of your VM.
- Find the config entries labeled sound. Kill them all.
- Put the following instead: