View Full Version : Linux port?

02-24-2003, 09:48 AM
I've been reading a bunch of news about how all these graphics companies are porting their software to Linux. Naturally, it makes me wonder if NewTek will be doing the same. I've seen a few posts from last year saying NewTek was porting the Screamernet LW files to Linux. Has this happened yet? If not, ETA?


02-24-2003, 11:08 AM
Most likely we'll see it with 8.0, maybe before.

02-24-2003, 11:23 AM
I'm sure there are quite a few people waiting for this to happen. LW is about the only thing keeping me on Windows. I guess the real problem that will appear will be related to depencies - hopefully NT will ensure that any port that does arrive (ScreamerNet node included) with working on all current distributions (SuSE, Redhat, Mandrake, etc.).

I won't hold my breath for a port, but will be very happy to see one, especially if they integrate it into their DUO program (assuming that Rainbow have linux drivers for their dongles).