Subject: Re: [linux-audio-user] 16 tracks at a time?
From: Steve Harris (S.W.Harris_AT_ecs.soton.ac.uk)
Date: Sun Nov 24 2002 - 21:17:00 EET
On Sun, Nov 24, 2002 at 03:29:47 -0400, Chris McDonald wrote:
> I'm thinking of building a machine to record 16 tracks at a time.
> Basicly a linux based HD recorder.
Have a look at ardour (GTK or curses) and/or ecasound (command line)
> So my big question is, is linux up to the task of recording 16 or
> more tracks at once in sync?
Yes, as long as you have hardware that is capable of produdcing 16 tracks
in sample sync, eg. a 2x ADAT card or (maybe) multiple cards+wordclock.
I have a hammerfall and that is easily capable of producing 16 tracks in
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