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by chaocrator
Tue Jun 19, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: Music & FOSS Advocacy
Topic: Why Linux? And why Linux for pro-audio?
Replies: 36
Views: 13062

Re: Why Linux? And why Linux for pro-audio?

well, it's very difficult to name particular reasons for using linux as a desktop platform for almost 20 years, and as an audio production platform for almost 18 years. (what software was available 18 years ago, you may wonder? ha! i was obsessed with csound !) but after reading facebook, i realised...
by chaocrator
Sun May 27, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: Support / Suggestions
Topic: Drumgizmo crashes when loading XML Hydrogen set
Replies: 8
Views: 2070

Re: Drumgizmo crashes when loading XML Hydrogen set

lilith wrote:I guess Drumgizmo can't load hydrogen files.
it can't.
plugin that does work with hydrogen drumkits (either files & dirs) is drmr.
by chaocrator
Sun May 27, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Recorders & Sequencers
Topic: Reaper Snap Package
Replies: 12
Views: 2669

Re: Reaper Snap Package

just 2 cents for those who are curious about all this snap packaging thing. snap packaging system is advertised as the deliverance from distro-specific dependencies hell, but for some reason no one talks about its drawbacks. snap packaging potentially means not only significant disk space overhead (...
by chaocrator
Mon May 21, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Your Studio & Gear
Topic: Anyone using Zoom R16 as audio interface in Linux?
Replies: 9
Views: 5664

Re: Anyone using Zoom R16 as audio interface in Linux?

looked at R16, but then LiveTrak L-12 was released, and it's completely operational in linux when in class compliant mode.
by chaocrator
Fri May 18, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: Open Source Hardware Instrument
Replies: 8
Views: 1887

Re: Open Source Hardware Instrument

axoloti (modular graphic programming environment + board that runs the resulting patches) — open hardware design & open source software bela (similar to axoloti, but runs different kinds of code) — open hardware design & open source software preenFM2 (FM synthesizer) — open hardware design & open s...
by chaocrator
Mon May 14, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: Recorders & Sequencers
Topic: How are control surfaces supposed to work in Ardour?
Replies: 1
Views: 866

Re: How are control surfaces supposed to work in Ardour?

raw is the safest, either in terms of latency and devices visibility.
by chaocrator
Mon May 14, 2018 10:50 am
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: Open Source Hardware Instrument
Replies: 8
Views: 1887

Re: Open Source Hardware Instrument

ssj71 wrote:... I'll just keep saving up to buy the 'boutique' open stuff.
hehe ) as a happy preenFM2 owner, i'm saving up to buy some more DIY kits )
the nearest order is going to be a a few axolotis, and then this one http://www.tubeohm.com/page8.html#
by chaocrator
Thu May 10, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: Open Source Hardware Instrument
Replies: 8
Views: 1887

Re: Open Source Hardware Instrument

there are quite a lot open hardware / open source instruments and/or DIY kits available nowadays.
i recommend to everyone such kind of projects instead of expecting open source stuff from big manufacturers.
by chaocrator
Sat Apr 28, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Song vs. Instrumental
Replies: 21
Views: 10546

Re: Song vs. Instrumental

musical art object :mrgreen:
or just a track, to be less serious.
by chaocrator
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Marketplace
Topic: Harrison Mixbus offers
Replies: 109
Views: 20330

Re: Harrison Mixbus offers

Harrison launches newer line of plugins, so old plugins become cheaper, i guess.
by chaocrator
Fri Apr 27, 2018 8:25 pm
Forum: Linux Music News
Topic: Linux REAPER works!
Replies: 207
Views: 116098

Re: Linux REAPER works!

lilith wrote:I installed the mscorefonts, no change however. Maybe it needs a reboot..
rather logging out and back in to your desktop GUI session
by chaocrator
Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Computer Related Hardware
Topic: Need a new Linux-compatible audio Interface
Replies: 34
Views: 6809

Re: Need a new Linux-compatible audio Interface

two most trusted options for linux are Focusrite Scarlett family and NI Komplete Audio 6 (i own the latter for 5 years and like it). in general, class compliant devices should work, but DSP sections usually won't, and software parts too (many gears are designed as hardware+software solutions relying...
by chaocrator
Wed Apr 18, 2018 9:51 pm
Forum: Your Studio & Gear
Topic: Updated list of Linux compatible audio interfaces
Replies: 16
Views: 27245

Re: Updated list of Linux compatible audio interfaces

Zoom LiveTrak L-12 — works when in class compliant mode.
(must be first switched to the class compliant mode and then powered on.)