[Ardour-Dev] OSC next

Len Ovens len at ovenwerks.net
Fri May 13 11:59:34 PDT 2016

On Fri, 13 May 2016, Fons Adriaensen wrote:

> For MIDI I'd agree - given the limited 0..127 range, mapping
> to the actual parameter value can be done only at the receiving
> end.
> For OSC I'm not that sure. The controlling source doesn't
> have to be a human adjusting the value by being able to hear
> the result (and hence not needing any numerical value).
> I'd retain the gaindB option as without that it's impossible
> to set a defined gain.

I will anyway, just because I use it and also because as pointed out, it 
is important to be able to set a defined value. dB is easier for a human 
to use than gain at values less than 1. I can figure out what -60dB is in 
gain, but -60dB is of more value.

Len Ovens

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