[LAU] FireWire audio on Linux: past, present and future
dlphillips at woh.rr.com
Fri Jun 15 14:13:29 UTC 2012
On 06/15/2012 09:14 AM, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote:
> Some recent FireWire related development in ALSA got me interested, so
> I ended up doing a large-ish interview with Clemens Ladisch of ALSA,
> and the FFADO team on the state of support for FireWire audio
> interfaces in Linux.
Excellent article/interviews. However, it ignores a rather salient
development - the gradual disappearance of Firewire from desktop and
laptop machines. The last time I shopped I was surprised to see that FW,
like PCI, is becoming rare hardware, presumably due to improved
performance from USB3 (?).
Otherwise a fine piece. Thanks for the pointer, Alex !
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