[linux-audio-dev] Gigasampler vs Halion PR war

Joshua Haberman joshua at haberman.com
Sun Nov 10 18:27:00 UTC 2002

Benno Senoner <sbenno at gardena.net> wrote:
> Gigasampler / Gigastudio vs Halion "comparison":
> http://www.nemesysmusic.com/news/NewsLet/newslet_Mar2002.html

>From the comparison:

    Sample buffering is the process of loading a small part of each sample
    into the installed RAM to play back instantly when a note on a keyboard is
    struck. By pre-loading a small amount of the sample into RAM, it gives the
    hard drive enough time to access the rest of the sample, and finish the

Wasn't there discussion earlier on this list about this simple technique being

Josh (sampler-ignorant)

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