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Re: debian and multimedia

On Mon, Sep 25, 2000 at 09:50:10AM -0700, ferret@phonewave.net wrote:

> I'm all ears. =)
> My main interest is in distributed audio processing.
> I have four machines running currently (will someday be upped to five);
> only one has audio hardware, and that one has two audio boards installed.
> Some specific apps I'm interested in are:
> [...]
> * Distributed audio extraction. My family has over 1000 phonograph
> albumns, over 500 8-track cassettes (don't ask) and around 200 audio CDs.
> The tetrabyte or so of storage(!) needed for them beside the point, audio
> encoding and processing could be load-balanced across our network.

Have you tried the distmp3 package?  I have no personal experience with it; I
only know that it exists.

 - mdz

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