diagnostic tools to trace the reason xruns are happening?

Gustin Johnson gustin at meganerd.ca
Mon Jun 6 13:56:44 UTC 2011

What is your budget for 24 channels?  An RME 9652 and 3 used ADATs
will do 24 channels at 16/48.  I have a similar rig (9652 with 2
ADATs) but I also have an RME ADI-8 DS which has higher quality
ADC/DACs.  I use this most of the time to get 8 channels of 24/96.
The ADI 8 was not cheap though.

On Mon, Jun 6, 2011 at 5:58 AM, Mac <macdroid53 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 6, 2011 at 7:45 AM, Ralf Mardorf <ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net> wrote:
> <snip>
>> I avoided to buy firewire, but now I've got issues with my RME PCI
>> express card ;).
>> Paul Davis on LAU some minutes ago mentioned, that firewire not only for
>> Linux and Windows is problematic, but also for Mac. The best solution to
>> get less issues seems to be the usage of PCI. But in the future there
>> might only be PCI express slots on mobos.
> Paul is correct, the Windows community notes plenty of firewire issues.
> Unfortunately, I've found no PCI solution that will provide me 24
> channels in and still be within my budget. :)

More information about the Ubuntu-Studio-users mailing list