ardour 2.8

Free Ekanayaka freee at
Sun Apr 19 11:59:42 UTC 2009

Hi Fabian,

|--==> On Wed, 01 Apr 2009 13:45:44 +0200, Fabian Greffrath <greffrath at> said:

  FG> Paul Davis schrieb:
  >>goals that most users of Ardour have. since VST plugins require a
  >>reasonably complete win32 runtime environment, this means that Ardour
  >>has to provide a reasonably complete win32 runtime environment. the
  >>only way to do this is via wine.

  FG> Alright, this answers my question. I didn't know that VST plugins 
  FG> depend on some Windows API.

What do you think about having an ardour-vst package in contrib
sporting the windows executable?

The package would be built from the ardour source package, and its
other binary packages would remain unchanged.



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