Re: [linux-audio-user] [ANN] No More Specimen

From: Eric Dantan Rzewnicki <rzewnickie@email-addr-hidden>
Date: Sun Mar 05 2006 - 09:54:41 EET

On Sat, Mar 04, 2006 at 04:37:45PM -0500, Lee A. Azzarello wrote:
> ----- Hartmut Noack <zettberlin@email-addr-hidden> wrote:
> > Hash: SHA1
> > Marcos Guglielmetti schrieb:
> > > I think that you did a good job with specimen, I used it many times
> > Yeah, me too! Specimen is just handy it is clean, straight forward
> > and
> > still has the features needed for serious work with samples. It would
> > be
> > great, if you could keep it alive at least (no new features but some
> > bugfixes from time to time and some "porting" to make it run/compile
> > with recent Distros...
> > This would raise the chances also, that someone who has the skills
> > take
> > over the project and thus your work could grow into the future...
> Most definitely. It's still in Debian and has a maintainer[1]. I think
> it should sit around and wait for someone to take over the source
> code.
> [1];dist=stable


Could you give an estimate of how much time it might take to keep
specimen functioning without adding any new features?

/me might be interested in maintaining it ...

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