[ardour-users] playback and capture sample rates do not match (44100 vs. 44099)

Scott Helmke scott at scotthelmke.com
Sat Feb 5 00:39:18 PST 2005

On Saturday 05 February 2005 09:31, Kevin Cosgrove wrote:
> I'm not worried about that case.  I'm more worried about my current
> recording project.  I've got a song file from my guitar player.  I'll
> be playing drums along with that track.  His track will be at the
> play rate, and my drums will start at the record rate and then be
> played back at the play rate.  My concern is that when played back
> together, that the drums and guitar will drift apart by the end of
> the song.  The only way to know I suppose is to try it.  I've fought
> this sort of thing before, but between recording devices, not on one
> device by itself.

But you're playing the original track back through the same card with the 
same rate as you're recording, aren't you?  It's not like that track 
contains some magic code that forces your sound card to play back at one 
rate while you record at a different rate.


Scott Helmke
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