[Ardour-Dev] [Ardour-Users] RME FireFace question

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Sun Mar 23 12:04:55 PDT 2008

On Sun, 2008-03-23 at 15:02 -0400, Paul Davis wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-03-23 at 20:47 +0200, muadib at in.gr wrote:
> > Does anyone own a FireFace? I am in search of an RME audio card, and Fireface looks like a solution that offers both portability and quality...Does anyone know how well a Firewire interface handles on a LinuxBox? Or should I look for a PCI bus card?
> You cannot use an RME ieee1394 ("firewire") devices on linux.

and just to be clear, this is because RME will not provide the
information required for a driver to be written. there is nothing about
linux that prevents the device from working.

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