[linux-audio-user] My First Linux Song

james at dis-dot-dat.net james at dis-dot-dat.net
Tue Feb 15 07:13:37 EST 2005

On Tue, 15 Feb, 2005 at 10:02PM +1000, Mark Constable spake thus:
> james at dis-dot-dat.net wrote:
> >>Perhaps http://opensrc.org could be useful.
> >
> >I was thinking more of a mailing list - something that's active rather than
> >passive (things drop into my mailbox rather than me going and looking
> >to see what's happening).
> I find a Wiki is good compromise between a free flowing
> mailing-list and some web based portal. One only has to
> check one URL which could be an RSS feed quite easily...
> http://opensrc.org/?page=RecentChanges
> >>>Another thing I'd like to see would be people willing to post unmixed
> >>>audio.  I'd love to play around with this track myself - not that I
> >>>think I'd do a better job than you have, but just for the experience
> >>>of doing it.
> This is awkward in a mailing-list which is why these sites
> are linked to from the Wiki at opensrc.org, so that a user
> can upload large ogg/flac or mp3 files via ftp, for example..
> http://esm.opensrc.org

I can see that this is a good idea.  I wasn't intending to head down
that road quite as far, though.  I just meant that if I expressed an
interest in playing with someone elses track, I could ask and get sent
the raw audio.  Less formal.  I like the opensrc idea though, it's
just different.

"I'd crawl over an acre of 'Visual This++' and 'Integrated Development
That' to get to gcc, Emacs, and gdb.  Thank you."
(By Vance Petree, Virginia Power)

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