[LAD] Kontakt sampler format (and others like EXS24)

Nils list at nilsgey.de
Fri Aug 31 12:03:07 UTC 2012

On Fri, 31 Aug 2012 07:58:07 -0400
Paul Davis <paul at linuxaudiosystems.com> wrote:

> On Fri, Aug 31, 2012 at 5:12 AM, John Rigg <ladev at jrigg.co.uk> wrote:
> > Thanks for taking the initiative on this. The lack of high quality
> > samples usable on a Linux system has been quite a problem.
> >
> this is subtle, but i'd like to point out that the problem is actually
> slightly more specific than that. from my perspective, it is really the
> lack of high quality samples usable outside of the sample playback engine
> with which they were originally associated. if you don't have kontakt, you
> can't play kontakt sample libraries regardless of the platform you're on.
> but yay for anyone working to change this situation.

The direct and naive solution would be a reversed engineered kontakt sample engine, yes.
Very naive.


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