Re: [LAD] [LAU] Linux Audio 2012: Is Linux Audio moving forward?

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Date: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 11:47 pm

On Thu, October 11, 2012 10:00 am, Jörn Nettingsmeier wrote:

That is simply because the majority of the businesses are not supporting
the Linux platform. It has nothing to do with the viability of Linux audio
as a platform for serious multimedia production. It's more like comparing
NASA with CNSA. One is a bloated organisation that is on it;s last legs
that relies on marketing and propaganda to sell it's agenda and the other
is a dynamic and productive organisation that is quickly achieving
significant results surpassing the technological achievements of the other
with very little reliance on marketing or propaganda.

> now under the hood, things look quite different, but that doesn't have

We can certainly find fat bearded guys with black T-Shirts and a lot of
equipment if anyone feels like making those kind of ads.

> the only time it hurts is when i cannot get hardware support for gear

It's not a problem for you or me personally but for business people who
are seeking to make a living out of the Linux Audio and multimedia
platform getting access to a larger customer base of people who don't have
the supported cards is a good thing.

> intel and amd thankfully make dsp cards that will also deal with my

Patrick Shirkey
Boost Hardware Ltd
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Re: [LAD] [LAU] Linux Audio 2012: Is Linux Audio moving forw..., Jörn Nettingsmeier, (Wed Oct 10, 11:02 pm)
Re: [LAD] [LAU] Linux Audio 2012: Is Linux Audio moving forw..., Patrick Shirkey, (Wed Oct 10, 11:47 pm)