[ardour-users] Dolby Digital Sound Mixing
fsmith at walescomputers.co.uk
Sun Aug 14 13:06:48 PDT 2005
Iwill definatly be looking at this! as MY DDX has 6 routable outputs,
it's one of the main reasons
I bouhgt this desk, and am learning Ardour to mix to DVD.
( Running Ardour/Jamin fine on 64 bit!)
Jesse Chappell wrote:
> On Sun, 14 Aug 2005, Paul Davis wrote:
>>> I want to do the following: I have about 10 audio files (mono .wav)
>>> which I want to arrange to a Dolby Digital audio stream for a DVD. It's
>> AFAIK, you cannot create Dolby Digital audio streams with open source
>> software. the encoding is proprietary.
> Paul, surely you remember my software ac3jack? It uses the AC3 (dolby
> digital) encoding from the FFMPEG library. Legality slightly
> questionable, but it works.
> I need to make some efficiency improvements, but if someone actually
> uses it, my incentive to do so increases.
>> you can do 2D-planar multi-speaker panning in ardour, for sure, but that
>> is not the same thing at all.
> Helge, what paul is saying here is that it has a basic capability to
> pan a track to more than 2 channels but it isn't particularly well
> suited for 5.1. Primarily, the interaction between the left, center,
> and right will probably be difficult to get right with ardour's
> default 2d panners. For a music production I would simply ignore the
> LFE channel entirely anyway, it is rarely used even by professionals
> for music.
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