[PlanetCCRMA] ZynAddSubFX Discussions

Fernando Pablo Lopez-Lezcano nando@ccrma.Stanford.EDU
Fri Jan 31 16:55:02 2003

>    Nasca Paul, the author or ZynAddSubFX, does not (IMO) seem very much
> involved in the normal discourse that goes on in these Linux reflectors. His
> home page and CVS seem to indicate there is no email list specifically for
> this software. None the less, he has created one major soft synth that is
> going to both require and benefit from some public discussion.
>    I hate to take up too much bandwidth in the wrong forum. Would this be a
> reasonable place for some discussion from users of this very interesting
> synth? If it ends up overwhelming the forum, which I doubt, we could always
> create some other sort of list here at the Planet, or take it elsewhere.

It depends on how much traffic this generates... on one hand usually
specific programs have their own mailing lists, but on the other hand a
little discussion about the apps and music here would not hurt (as
opposed to just announcing upgrades _or_ downgrades :-) ;-) :-)

>    Please let me know if you have other ideas.

The page for ZynAddSubFX is located at sourceforge, I think it is easy
to create mailing lists for the projects hosted there (although I have
never used their services). That might be a better forum for specific

>    I have written the author to encourage him to set up a list and get more
> involved, but have not heard back from him as of yet. If I do, I'll report
> back.

Ok, let us know how it goes. 
-- Fernando