Linked by Filippo Pappalardo on Wed 14th Apr 2004 07:36 UTC
Multimedia, AV I wanted to write something about the great progress being carried on linux as OS of choice for a professional Digital Audio Workstation (DAW) since a long time. With the inclusion of the Advanced Linux Sound Architecture (ALSA) into the 2.6 kernels, time has come to extend my experiences to all of you.
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RE:Darius
by rain on Wed 14th Apr 2004 13:08 UTC

And even as the tools improve, assuming other tools on other platforms continue to evolve, it may end up always bing 2 or 3 steps behind.

Well, it also depends on your needs. Many people just use the DAW as a multitrack tape recorder and don't need a lot of advanced features.
Also, pro audio apps hasn't come that far in the past 5 years, and I don't think it's going to go any faster, probably slower, so catching up wouldn't be that hard to do.