[rescue] Sound recording

Francois Dion francois.dion at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 15:23:00 CDT 2005

On Apr 5, 2005 4:23 PM, Joshua Boyd <jdboyd at jdboyd.net> wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 05, 2005 at 03:53:44PM -0400, Francois Dion wrote:
> > On Apr 5, 2005 1:12 PM, Atom <rescue at port11.net> wrote:
> > > My roommate uses the griffin usb soundcard with my Technics 1210
> > > turntable and Peak under OS X. Works like a charm.
> > > There's also some nice software to do noise reduction.
> > >
> > > Of course that's all mac stuff here, not SGI.
> >
> > The Stanton table I mentioned has SPDIF. Some SGI like my Octane have
> > SPDIF. Does audacity run on Irix? It would be simple to make a
> > splitter for audacity.
> Audacity used to build, but it didn't have support for SGI's audio
> system.  Now Audacity supports port-audio which does work on Octanes,
> but I don't know if it builds on Irix anymore.
> I am now downloading the sgi freeware wxwidgets to try again.
> Apparently audacity is picky about how the widgets are compiled though,
> so I don't know how much hope I have.  I don't really intend to try and
> compile them from source.

Do keep us posted. I for one would love to run audacity on my Octane,
but I got too much going on to even try to compile this. I dont even
have mipspro on the octane, only on the challenge.


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