How to connect SONY digital out to PC & MAC?
Sony DAT decks (including the PCM-M1 that I have) and some mini-disk players have this 7 pin rectangular plug. There are cables that covert this to digital COAX, and to Sony i-link which I believe to be IEEE 1394 or firewire. But the cable itself looks differnt than the connector for firwire on the macintosh. Even more confusing I don’t see why any of this needs to go through a sound card is there a way to connect it to a parrellel port, serial port or usb?
1) What audio cards do people reccomend for using with the digital COAX (such as SONY Part number RK-DA10P) ?
2) How do you connect the i-link cable (such as SONY part number RK-DA10P) to a