[ardour-users] Basics, first questions

derek holzer derek at x-i.net
Mon Apr 11 14:55:06 PDT 2005

Simple geek-to-english translation: you will need OSX to get Ardour 
working on your iBook.

As for the particulars of getting it running on OSX, I would imagine 
Fink to be a good place to start getting the dependencies in order. I'm 
pretty sure there's a couple OSXers on this list, otherwise search the 
archives for their various successes and failures ;-)


Lou Judson wrote:
> I just signed on after a recommendation from someone online. I cannot 
> tell if Ardour will work on Mac OS9 - the system requirements need geek 
> translation to interpret!
> I'm a professsional audio engineer, and use Protools extensively. I'm 
> hoping Ardour will work as a dongle-free audio app for iBook work on the 
> road. This with OSX.3.7 and G4 iBook. I have a 9500 running OS 9.1 at 
> home too.
> Can anyone fill me in on the simplest basics, like what besides linux 
> does it work with?

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