Subject: Re: [linux-audio-user] Acid for Linux ?
From: Patrick Shirkey (pshirkey_AT_boosthardware.com)
Date: Mon Dec 09 2002 - 04:32:34 EET
Gerasimos Grammatikopoulos wrote:
> If someone told me "hey, what do you expect? there is only a given number of
> open source programmers familiar with the specific pains of music apps. Now
> either contribute or shut up" I'd have to agree with him. But saying that
> music apps in linux/Unix _must_ be tougher to use than their
> other OSes is IMHO simply wrong.
AFAICT using alsaplayer with some effects almost achieves the same
results as acid. But I have never used ACID so I can't qualify that.
When I add the ability to set loop points then alsaplayer should be very
There is also TerminatorX which achieves very similar results.
And another is spiral loops.
What is hard about these apps?
-- Patrick Shirkey - Boost Hardware Ltd. For the discerning hardware connoisseur http://www.boosthardware.com http://www.djcj.org - The Linux Audio Users guide ========================================
Being on stage with the band in front of crowds shouting, "Get off! No! We want normal music!", I think that was more like acting than anything I've ever done.
Goldie, 8 Nov, 2002 The Scotsman
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