[ardour-users] Hardware for Linux

Jørn Villesen Christensen news at mettle.dk
Thu May 20 08:31:24 PDT 2004

On Thu, 20 May 2004 17:06:59 +0200, derek holzer <derek at x-i.net> wrote:

> Jørn Villesen Christensen wrote:
>> So what you are saying, is that i would either have to a) Give up my   
>> favorite OS and install M$ Windows? or b) Give up the idea of a  
>> portable  studio and buy a desktop?
> Neither. I suggested the option which I chose: use Linux plus a high  
> end, PCMCIA soundcard [RME HDSP] for your mobile studio needs.

Yes. Sorry... I was a bit fast to give up on that, because you wrote that  
it might need a bit of tweaking to get to work.
I searched their site and found only 2 drivers for Linux - none for the  
pcmcia-card. But I should have used google instead... :-)

Found some sites that described how to use the card. Then I searched for  
some dealers and found that the solution may be a bit to expensive for  

> But budgets may vary. I've fought with quite a few people's USB  
> soundcards [espc Midiman!], so I am a bit wary of a USB solution. Maybe  
> others on this list have had more positive USB experiences. [???]
> best,
> d.

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