[linux-audio-user] RE: [Rosegarden-user] advice for beginner?
alez_cuatrosegundos at hotmail.com
Thu Nov 4 02:53:10 EST 2004
>I'm currently trying to choose between Mandrake and Ubuntu Linux,
>both of which look suitable for a non-tech-minded person like myself.
I would recommend installing a DAW oriented distro. Demudi has been
recommended in the different forums as the easiest way to setup a studio.
The reason is that all other music oriented distros (Planet CCRMA, Thac's
packages) need to be installed on top of a general purpose distribution.
I've recently installed Demudi and it's been a painless proccess generally.
It's based on Debian, so you can add general purpose packages to your "audio
PC" at a later date.
>And how far off is the 1.0 release for Rosegarden?
According to the website, it's happening very soon..
>And are there are any performance oriented apps for Linux similiar to
Dunno, but I can recommend this forum for this kind of info, it's great:
Also could be of help for making a final decision on which distribution to
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