Re: Is there any valid reason to add a script that only cause a PITA? Re: debian-user-digest Digest V2011 #1172
On Sat, 18 Jun 2011 11:46:18 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:
> I would welcome, if more people would use Linux instead of Microsoft and
> Apple, at least for audio productions. I don't think it's possible to
> use Linux for professional video productions at the moment. At least
> some coders claim that it will take a long time until this will be
That's an unbelievable claim.
Most of the render farms and multimedia clusters are using linux not only
to perform the intensive tasks but also in their workstations.
> Anyway, using audio is possible, but with many, many problems and those
> problems should be eliminated.
And the problem you refer can be eliminated within seconds...
> The more audio users, the more vendors of professional audio cards
> would take care about Linux.
What I still don't get is your interest in making a default setting to
help only a limited set of users... Can you tell me why on earth a multi-
purpose linux distribution (like Debian is) should focus in a specific
area, like audio? You know, real-time kernels and tweaks for audio lovers
are the opposite of what a plain server needs ;-)