[linux-audio-dev] GUIless friendly applications

Paul Winkler pw_lists at slinkp.com
Tue Nov 5 18:53:00 UTC 2002

On Wed, Nov 06, 2002 at 12:29:13AM +0100, Mario Lang wrote:
> >> What about csound?  This is a command line and text based program for 
> >> handling synth stuff.  Check out http://www.csounds.com
> >
> > or SAOL, which you can use on linux thanks to sfront.
> > sort of like "new improved" csound.
> > http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~lazzaro/sa/
> Yes, both are nice, but both have the same problem for me.  It's not easy to
> get actual instruments going...  At least not for me.  It was always
> quite complicated to produce anything on my own, and there are just
> not man public instrument sources which are actually usable imo.

it's true, there's some programming overhead.
Butt there are quite a lot of nice csound instruments on the net.
Not so many for saol, unfortunately.


Paul Winkler
"Welcome to Muppet Labs, where the future is made - today!"

More information about the Linux-audio-dev mailing list