aRts vs JACK

Jozef Kosoru zyzstar at
Fri Feb 21 21:37:24 GMT 2003

On Fri, Feb 21, 2003 at 01:27:29PM -0800, Neil Stevens wrote:
> > > So I don't see any value in KDE adopting CSL.
> >
> > Well if forcing KDE users to have to use aRts and not be able to choose
> > is a good thing to do... then you're probably right.
> Yes, KDE has to force its users to use certain libraries and services.  We 
> force X, we force Qt, we force unix, we force C++.  Forcing one more thing 
> doens't hurt.  We don't force you to run aRts after all.. we only force 
> you to use it if you want audio.

OK, I want to use audio - therefore I'm forced to use aRts - but what
can I do if aRts does not fulfil my requirements? It is not designed for
the professional audio.

jozef kosoru [zyzstar] <zyzstar at>

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