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I have a Hercules DJ console MK4 at home and I would like to use it in Ubuntu because I prefer this over Windows.

I know it isn't officially supported but does anyone know any method to do this? I'm in Ubuntu 12.04


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Unfortunately there seems to be no way to get it running.

Have a look at the hardware compatibility wiki of mixxx:

and the corresponding internas, where the technical problem for a linux driver seems to be:

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thnx for your command, I'm going to have a look but i think it won't work if i understand you correctly :s – Hendrik Vandeput Jul 30 '12 at 8:08

now is working but you have to wait for 1.12.0 or patch then recompile.

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Could you provide the source of your statement? And what patch? And how to apply it and recompile? – gertvdijk Aug 20 '13 at 12:13
@gertvdijk all your answer can be found here: good luck! – user191814 Sep 10 '13 at 20:45

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