[ardour-dev] Fwd: Re: [ardour-users] Invalid filename

nick mainsbridge beatroot at optushome.com.au
Sat Jan 8 01:42:13 PST 2005

On Fri, 2005-01-07 at 21:47 -0500, Paul Davis wrote:
> >I guess I'm not clear why this has to be a problem. Why does Ardour
> >need to put this character in file names? What's the purpose?
> mark, i am suprised - you more than anyone should know this, since it
> was your observations that led to it being added. its there to provide
> a clear separator between the filename per se and the "L" and "R"
> identifiers that ardour adds when importing the file or creating new
> capture files. if someone names their mono track FILL, we get FILL.wav
> which could potentially be confused with FILL.wav, the sister of
> FILR.wav. So we add a character.
> I'll switch to % ...
> --p

is it possible to enclose the L and R with []?
FILL[L].wav looks readable..

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nick mainsbridge <beatroot at optushome.com.au>
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