[Ardour-Users] Hm...

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Tue Aug 31 09:24:02 PDT 2010

John Emmas <johne53 at tiscali.co.uk> writes:

> On 31 Aug 2010, at 16:35, Paul Davis wrote:
>> On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 11:23 AM, David Kastrup <dak at gnu.org> wrote:
>>> Paul Davis <paul at linuxaudiosystems.com> writes:
>>>> Again, I ask the question: have you ever used any DAW before trying
>>>> Ardour?
>>> Nope, just hardware.  Shouldn't it be an advantage that my expectations
>>> have not been watered down already by programs worse than Ardour?
>> [...]
>> The real point is whether you understand the difference between a DAW
>> and an audio file editor.
> Or more correctly, whether he understands why he shouldn't be drawing
> comparisons between a DAW and conventional studio hardware.
> David - as Ralf pointed out, your comparisons are nonsensical.  Most
> hardware devices perform a very small number of functions (often just
> one).

You mean, a typical hardware studio offers good modularity, a DAW by
necessity not?

David Kastrup

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