[Ardour-Users] Multiple USB Input recording ___IS___ needed. No it is not "DUMMB" to want this feature

Marco Bertorello marco at bertorello.ns0.it
Tue Jan 14 11:03:11 PST 2014

2014/1/14 John Rigg <au2 at jrigg.co.uk>:
> On Tue, Jan 14, 2014 at 06:19:47PM +0100, Marco Bertorello wrote:
>> Everything using MacOsX are using somethings that is based on BSD and
>> Unix, but them are not using BSD nor Unix, them are using MacOsX, so
>> everybody use Harrison Mixbus isn't really using Ardour.
> Mixbus is Ardour with a few proprietory enhancements. The version used
> by Harrison in their X-dubber is running on Linux IIRC.

Like MacOsX is just Darwin with few proprietary enhanchements.

> I think this pro vs. hobbyist stuff is a bit silly. I work as an audio
> engineer and I use Ardour (not that I'm famous). I also think it's great
> that a DAW like Ardour is available to anyone, pro or not. What I don't

totally agree

> get is the unwillingness to learn how to configure ALSA and JACk in order
> to use it.

totally agree

> The reason a few of us emphasised the fact that we use Ardour for paid
> work is that the OP said "f*ck pro audio engineers". That's pretty
> irritating.

totally agree.
The guy's problem wasn't on Ardour or Jack or Music or Computing.
His problem was the miseducation and there aren't many patches for this :)

Even if this irritation does not justify obfensive and haughty
sentences like "Ardour is not a toy" or "Ardour wants to be for
professionals" or "professionals do not work in this way". IMHO.

Best regards

Marco Bertorello
System Administrator

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