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by raboof
Thu Sep 18, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: Backstage
Topic: what is a Google Bot exactly?
Replies: 6
Views: 6498

Re: what is a Google Bot exactly?

studio32 wrote:f#cking Google spies!


You mean new-visitor-magnets? :)
by raboof
Thu Sep 18, 2008 1:48 pm
Forum: Backstage
Topic: what is a Google Bot exactly?
Replies: 6
Views: 6498

Re: what is a Google Bot exactly?

google, like most search engines, works (roughly) by building a huge, quickly-searchable database of which words occur often on which pages of the Internet.

'googlebot' is the application Google runs that browses around the 'net and collects this data.
by raboof
Thu Sep 18, 2008 8:15 am
Forum: System Tuning and Configuration
Topic: Fluxbox
Replies: 30
Views: 11999

Re: Fluxbox

I use another 'tiling window manager', ion3, on a daily basis. For my day-to-day work this is great, but for music stuff my desktops seem to turn into a right mess no matter what window manager I use :). Probably because I haven't settled on a set of tools and workflow for music stuff yet, just expe...
by raboof
Wed Sep 17, 2008 2:48 pm
Forum: System Tuning and Configuration
Topic: Configuration 'quickscan'
Replies: 102
Views: 57012

Re: Configuration 'quickscan'

I created a quick first stab to better explain the idea: http://arnout.engelen.eu/files/dev/linuxmusicians/realTimeConfigQuickScan.pl When ran, it produces output like this: Finding current kernel config... found /boot/config-2.6.24-19-rt Checking for Ingo Molnar's Real-Time Preemption... found - go...
by raboof
Mon Sep 15, 2008 12:44 pm
Forum: General Music Discussion
Topic: Reasons to not use free software
Replies: 8
Views: 11415

The author is responding to the 'The top 10 reasons to use free music software' article (http://www.musicradar.com/tuition/tech/the-top-10-reasons-to-use-free-music-software-160787). Responding to the false or debatable so-called 'reasons to use free music software' is great - the article certainly ...
by raboof
Wed Sep 10, 2008 2:00 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: a chatbox would be great !
Replies: 16
Views: 14897

MattKingUSA wrote:Can't you do a sticky post with a chat box code embedded???


I could give that a shot if someone could grant me the ability to add HTML to my posts.
by raboof
Wed Sep 10, 2008 11:12 am
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: News: a Planet LinuxMusicians?
Replies: 46
Views: 26480

studio32 wrote:http://en.dahnielson.com/


Added.

(actually I tried adding him before, but incorrectly. Should show up soon now.)
by raboof
Tue Sep 09, 2008 9:06 pm
Forum: Linux Distributions & Other Software
Topic: guitar sounds
Replies: 5
Views: 2733

Your first idea was to post it in sections sorted by instrument isn't it? I think that will be better.... Or sorted by file type and instrument will be better better... I don't think I really had a plan - feel free to improve the page any way you feel fits. And what is free? The jazzpage is not for...
by raboof
Tue Sep 09, 2008 7:24 pm
Forum: Linux Distributions & Other Software
Topic: guitar sounds
Replies: 5
Views: 2733

Added a 'free sound data' section to the wiki where we can collect links to sites with soundfonts and the like:

http://wiki.linuxmusicians.com/doku.php ... audio_data
by raboof
Mon Sep 08, 2008 9:24 pm
Forum: Suggestion Box
Topic: a chatbox would be great !
Replies: 16
Views: 14897

Re: a chatbox would be great !

Jedee wrote:maybe a chatbox !


See also: viewtopic.php?t=388

Personally, I think adding a link to http://embed.mibbit.com/?server=irc.fre ... nel=%23lau might be nice.
by raboof
Mon Sep 08, 2008 7:23 am
Forum: System Tuning and Configuration
Topic: CONFIG_NO_HZ
Replies: 1
Views: 2657

CONFIG_NO_HZ

http://irc.esben-stien.name/mediawiki/index.php/Setting_Up_Real_Time_Operation_on_GNU/Linux_Systems claims setting CONFIG_NO_HZ is a good idea. However, https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/229499 suggests that even though it improves battery life, it reduces realtime performance. An...
by raboof
Mon Sep 08, 2008 5:40 am
Forum: System Tuning and Configuration
Topic: Configuration benchmarking
Replies: 1
Views: 2121

Configuration benchmarking

Do you use any tools to check if tuning/configuration has had the desired effect? What/how?
by raboof
Sun Sep 07, 2008 1:56 pm
Forum: Recorders & Sequencers
Topic: live audio distro's
Replies: 0
Views: 2105

Re: live audio distro's

Jedee wrote:maybe post a list of live music distro's


Have you seen our wiki?

http://wiki.linuxmusicians.com/doku.php ... a_distro_s
by raboof
Sun Sep 07, 2008 1:55 pm
Forum: HOW TOs, Tips & Tricks
Topic: Setting Up Real Time Operation on GNU/Linux Systems
Replies: 1
Views: 2357

This link and more can also be found in the System Configuration section of our wiki:

http://wiki.linuxmusicians.com/doku.php ... figuration
by raboof
Sun Sep 07, 2008 1:52 pm
Forum: System Tuning and Configuration
Topic: Configuration 'quickscan'
Replies: 102
Views: 57012

i wouldnt touch anything without proper documentation... Of course, the tool should at the very least point to a website/wikipage explaining the details, and giving references to other documentation (i.e. for specific distro's). tweaking on your own is asking for trouble. if it aint broke dont fix ...

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