[LAU] What Focusright firewire interfaces are fully working and currently available?

Jeremy Jongepier jeremy at autostatic.com
Thu May 3 20:17:06 UTC 2012

On 05/03/2012 09:51 PM, drew Roberts wrote:
> Thanks for the report. What distro/version of things are you running?
> OOTB? Custom compiles?

Ubuntu 10.04. Not OOTB. I packaged my own FFADO packages but switched to 
the Tango Studio FFADO packages when those came available.

> It is interesting that the ffado site reports:
> Manufacturer:
> Focusrite
> Device Info on Vendor Site:
> http://www.focusrite.com/products/saffire/saffire_pro_40/
> Support Status:
> Experimental
> Support Contact(s):
> ppalmers
> This device is NOT supported in 2.0. It will be included in the 2.x
> release that introduces DICE support. This will most likely be version
> 2.1.

I don't think there is any major distro that still ships with FFADO 2.0, 
most of them use an svn checkout with DICE support. But my memory is 
rusty here, I didn't really keep up with FFADO developments.



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