[linux-audio-user] External DAC for mastering use?

Steve Harris S.W.Harris at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Tue Mar 23 05:34:59 EST 2004

On Tue, Mar 23, 2004 at 10:27:02 +0000, Daniel James wrote:
> Currently its about 18 miles away, but I might convert a building in 
> the garden for recording purposes. Do you know what the limitations 
> on the length of S/PDIF cables are?

I think coax spdif is limited to something on the order of 10m, Toslink
might be further, but if you convert to 110ohm AES/EBU over 3core XLR you
can get a few hundred meters and still be in spec:

- Steve 

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