[ardour-users] more than 2 tracks?

Florian Schmidt mista.tapas at gmx.net
Mon Oct 4 03:38:43 PDT 2004

On Mon, 04 Oct 2004 11:55:49 +0200
Pontus Berzén <pontus at berzen.se> wrote:

> Hi!
> I've just started recording at home, and I thought ardour seemed nice.
> However, I can only record two tracks. If I try to record a third,
> there is nothing but silence on that track. I can play more tracks
> than 2 at the same time, and it doesn't matter if the tracks are
> stereo or mono, but if I have two or more I can't record more. :(
> I can record several tracks with audacity, but that's not what I want.
> I want ardour. ;)
> So I wonder if the tracks are limited by the hardware or if there is 
> something else I can do. I've got an Audiophile 24/96 (envy24,
> ice1712) which otherwise seem to work great.


take a look at the connections of the tracks. Are the third and
subsequent tracks connected to alsa_pcm:capture_1 and capture_2?


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