[LAU] Alternative to audacity for simple non-jack recording?

Joel Roth joelz at pobox.com
Mon Sep 12 08:42:03 UTC 2011

On Mon, Sep 12, 2011 at 08:00:35AM +0200, Arve Barsnes wrote:
> I have a simple little usb-thingy that I want to record sound from. It
> shows up just fine in audacity, but when I press record with it set as
> the input device, audacity freezes completely, and I have to kill it.
> I've tried ecasound and qarecord, but I couldn't really make any of
> them work. Anyone have any experience with this? Should I just try an
> older version of audacity? Just looking for some hints before I start
> the whole downgrading process (the older, "stable", version of
> audacity comes with the thingy, so that's supposed to work).
What about arecord?

Joel Roth

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