[linux-audio-dev] Audio synchronization, MIDI API

John Check j4strngs at bitless.net
Tue Aug 17 16:50:17 EDT 2004


On Tuesday 17 August 2004 12:53 pm, Ralf Beck wrote:
> Am Dienstag, 17. August 2004 01:47 schrieb Lee Revell:
> > On Mon, 2004-08-16 at 19:24, Dan Hollis wrote:
> > > On Mon, 16 Aug 2004, John Check wrote:
> > > > That was exactly what I was thinking when the penny dropped for me.
> > > > Originally I was thinking of offload the softsynths, but FX are
> > > > expensive too. The ideal is to make a total system, but make it
> > > > modular, and give it the ability to connect with existing commercial
> > > > systems via a VST counterpart to the plugin.
> > > > We need to take over incrementally and this is a killer strategy to
> > > > get a toehold.
>
> In the comercial windows world, FX-Teleport and VST System Link are doing
> exactly this.
>

Okay, it's good there is a precedent. That means we can probably take the 
business end of dladspa and VST'ify it.

> I think jack over ethernet could be as easy as writing a pseudo alsa driver
> that emulates a soundcard but sends/receives UDP packets over ethernet.

Okay nice. I'm going to set up a list etc this week, or at least start a new 
thread ;)


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