Chris Everest of Vinyl Project has some first hands-on impressions of Mixx, the open-source DJ software that recently added vinyl control (among other features). So far, he says he’s not sure it’s ready for prime-time: “There are definitely some things I could try to help the situation, but at this point I wasn’t convinced by the overall experience.”

Software Review: Mixxx Open Source DJ Software [Vinyl Project]
Previously: Mixxx, Open Source DJ Tool, Adds Vinyl Control

He does, however, wonder if a controlled operating environment would help. As it happens, I’m testing Mixxx on just such an environment, the custom-Linux UMPC Indamixx. Stay tuned.

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