ok i am using eternal spu plugin 1.41
enabled sound, cdda sound, xa sound and spu irq hack.
usind directsound with buffersize 32, spuasync (smooth), cache VAG decode
i also have ticked 'update before accessign register for square games.
The choppy sound now appears only when aeris cast healing wind and the screen
zooms out to show everyone being healed by the spell.
my cd plugin is cdrsapu
cdrom drive name: MITSUMI CD-ROM FX4824TIB
interface type: aspi
read mode : autodetect
cahcing level: 3
cache size: 32
track iso 9660 file system enabled