John Walker wrote:
> Thanks for the reply. Do you mean the ffado mixer, or Focusrite's own
> control software? (The control app runs under Wine, but cannot connect
> to the Saffire. )
I mean the ffado mixer. The focusrite control application won't work.
> I can playback through the Saffire - so it is working. (On Fedora 10 -
> I wasted several hours over a foolish mistake: repeatedly using the
> command 'scons -c install' instead of 'scons install'!
That's good to hear.
> How can I help your team? I'm technically literate (Physics graduate).
> While I have not written any code for10 years, I can write documentation
> or help in other areas - testing? I would also be prepared to talk to
> Focusrite to see if we could get more info from them - but not before
> you gave me permission.
I have good contacts with focusrite. They have provided me with a unit
of every firewire device they have on the market to make it work with
ffado. Nevertheless the DSP control information is not part of the deal.
I can inform again, but I wouldn't expect too much.
> John Walker
> United Kingdom
> Pieter Palmers wrote:
>> jandswalker@... wrote:
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>>> Having successfully set-up and used Echo Indigo and M-Audio Audiophile
>>> sound cards under Fedora and Ubuntu, I've taken a plunge and acquired a
>>> Focusrite Saffire. I'm part way through getting this to work, and all
>>> really after is am overview of what I can expect to do in Linux, and
>>> what I
>>> cannot. I have not yet got the mixer application running. Would I be
>>> to believe that basic audio I/O at different sample rates is
>>> possible, but
>>> accessing the onboard processing capabilities of the card is not? Won't
>>> Focusrite at least publish the control interface spec so that you
>>> guys (us
>>> guys?) could emulate the control application?
>> The saffire mixer should work, except for the onboard DSP effects.
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