Subject: Re: [ecasound] Ecasound 2.3.5 released
From: Jeremy Hall (jhall_AT_maoz.com)
Date: Fri Nov 12 2004 - 05:30:30 EET
I hope kaiv_AT_eca.cx will work. Will it?
In the new year, Kai Vehmanen wrote:
> Hello list,
> and here's version 2.3.5. Not too many changes, but still enough to
> warrant a new release.
> I also want to use this opportunity for the following:
> <*****IMPORTANT NOTICE*****>
> Ecasound website address has changed. The new address is
> This replaces the old (but still functional) website at
> http://www.wakkanet.fi/~kaiv/ecasound/. Note that also all the subpages
> have been modified. I've added some redirect pages, but the old site will
> only be available for a limited time. Please update any links that point
> to the old website.
> And also, my email address has changed (see from).
> </*****IMPORTANT NOTICE******>
> CVS is tagged with 'v2_3_5' as usual, and here are the full details:
> 1. Summary of changes
> Various Mac OS X specific build issues have been resolved. Minor
> changes have been made to the OSS soundcard support to avoid
> limitations of certain OSS drivers. Many minor updates have been made
> to user documentation and to build system scripts.
> 2. What is Ecasound?
> Ecasound is a software package designed for multitrack audio
> processing. It can be used for simple tasks like audio playback,
> recording and format conversions, as well as for multitrack effect
> processing, mixing, recording and signal recycling. Ecasound supports
> a wide range of audio inputs, outputs and effect algorithms.
> Effects and audio objects can be combined in various ways, and their
> parameters can be controlled by operator objects like oscillators
> and MIDI-CCs. A versatile console mode user-interface is included
> in the package.
> Primary platform for running Ecasound is GNU/Linux. Ecasound can
> also be run on many UNIX-derived systems such as FreeBSD, Mac OS X
> and Solaris. Limited support for Windows is available through
> Cygwin. Ecasound is licensed under the GPL. The Ecasound Control
> Interface (ECI) is licensed under the LGPL.
> 3. Changes since last release
> * With this version, Ecasound can now really be compiled for MacOS X.
> This has been tested on various 10.3.x systems. Also JACK support
> is reported to work under OS X.
> * Website address has changed: http://www.eca.cx/ecasound replaces
> the old http://www.wakkanet.fi/~kaiv/ecasound address. Please update
> any links that point to the old address.
> Full list of changes is available at
> 4. Interface and configuration file changes
> 5. Contributors
> Patches - Accepted code, documentation and build system changes
> Berndtgen Manfred (1) -- ecasignalview build error
> Kai Vehmanen () -- various
> Bug Hunting - Reports that led to bugfixes (items closed)
> jcw (1) -- MacOS-X build errors.
> kito -at- gentoo-org (1) -- MacOS-X build errors.
> Stéphane Letz (1) -- Builds errors related to JACK and MacOS-X.
> Paul Marquardt (1) -- Mac OS X build errors.
> Raul Megelas (1) -- OSS-devices with no GETBLKSIZE support.
> 6. Links and files
> Web sites:
> http://www.eca.cx (fi)
> http://ecasound.seul.org (us)
> http://ecasound.sourceforge.net (us)
> Source packages:
> md5sum: bbc0c4d12c1d21a7e71fc1bdb9fb0e2b
> Distributions with maintained Ecasound support:
> See http://www.eca.cx/download.php
> Audio software for Linux!
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