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RE: Evoloop (was: Mobius in a rack unit)



Soo will will have EDP back in production again but even BETTER... this is great news!
 
> Subject: Re: Evoloop (was: Mobius in a rack unit)
> From: matilists@gmail.com
> Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2010 11:25:02 -0300
> To: Loopers-Delight@loopers-delight.com
>
> friends,
> I have not been present here because I work day and night exactly to achieve this!
> The past years, I translated the EDP ASM soft to the Echoloop VST plugin in C++
> and the past months, with great help from Bob Amstadt, I adapt this software to run on a little Linux processor
> as Jeff suspects, its pretty crazy and takes a lot of rewrite, but it seems I will manage to maintain the core with the essencial typical functions that make it all work the same, so all those musicians who composed on the EDP or Mobius for years can seamlessly continue playing with the Evoloop rack unit - with next to no audio latency (yes, its not like running a plugin on Linux, Bob is much smarter! :-)
>
> back to work
> Matthias
>
>
> On 11 Sep 2010, at 13:41, Jeff Larson wrote:
>
> >
> >> Price is 295...sooo, anyone interested in doing a Mobius port onto this
> >> one? Jeff? ;)
> >
> > I've looked at things like this before, the problem with them for me
> > boils down to the operating system. Besides the big things like how
> > you interface with MIDI, audio, and display devices, Mobius was also
> > designed with certain OS assumptions like virtual memory and a file
> > system.
> >
> > It wouldn't really be a port, it would be a 25% to 50% rewrite. If I
> > did this it wouldn't be Mobius as we know it today, it would have to
> > be much more limited.
> >
> > At the moment I barely have enough time to keep the Windows and Mac
> > versions going so I doubt this will ever happen.
> >
> > Sorry,
> > Jeff
>