[ardour-dev] problems exporting .wav files

Steve Harris S.W.Harris at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Thu Sep 9 13:25:27 PDT 2004

On Thu, Sep 09, 2004 at 02:13:59 -0500, Geoffrey Wossum wrote:
> On Thursday 09 September 2004 3:39 pm, Johan De Groote wrote:
> > Rezound reads the files and gives at the end a "file read error-keeping
> > what has been read". As far as I can see, the file is complete. Gwc gives a
> > "soundfile not allowed" error but reads the file (however, this causes
> > something to go wrong cause it further refuses to output the sound). So it
> > looks as if the header or eof is malformed (this is the opinion of the
> > people on the gwc mail list: the error reported comes straight from
> > libsoundfile and is only passed through by gwc). I do not have problems
> > exchanging
> > files between the other apps.
> I haven't had any problem recording with ardour, exporting, and then reading 
> with gwc.  Just did it recently, in fact.

I had this same problem, I think it was with arodour, but it may have been
timemachine, both use libsndfile IIRC.

I put it down to a GWC bug, but didnt have time to look into it.

- Steve

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