[ardour-users] Any comments on Ardour under OS-X?

Ben Powers bennyp at rogers.com
Tue Oct 25 09:46:20 PDT 2005

I don't have a problem running ardour, but I do have a problem with  
LADSPA plugins not being recognized... 10.4.2

On 25-Oct-05, at 10:40 AM, Kevin Paul wrote:

> Ardour 0.99 works fine for me, though it crashes on occasion.  It's
> beta, no?   LADSPA plugins work fine also.  I put them in
> ~/Library/Audio/Plugins and they're detected with no problem at all.
> As for a comparison to Linux, can't help you there.  I switched to
> Macs six years ago and haven't looked back.
> On 10/25/05, Iwan Heskamp <iheskamp at xs4all.nl> wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I just recently joined this list, as I'm about to do some 'real'  
>> stuff
>> with Ardour instead of just playing around. At the moment I use  
>> DeMuDi
>> 1.2.1 which came with Ardour 0.97something. I want to finish the  
>> current
>> project first before trying to get 0.99 to work.
>> That said:
>>> On Tue, October 25, 2005 1:46, Ricardo said:
>>> I know it's supposed to work, but how well? And are there any issues
>>> specific to the Mac one should be aware of?
>> On my eMac running 10.4, 0.97something crashed when you even  
>> looked at it,
>> but 0.99 seems pretty stable. I composited some introsamples for  
>> Death
>> Metal songs with it. (It's not really composing, just a  
>> composition of
>> moviesamples etc.) And since I don't have decent soundhardware  
>> (yet), I
>> haven't recorded anything yet.
>> However, I could not get the LADSPA plugins to work. I tried various
>> locations for them, but Ardour just doesn't seem to find them? If  
>> anybody
>> got them to work, please let me know!
>> Furthermore, I don't really care that the interface is GTK instead of
>> Aqua, for such a dedicated tool as a multitrack recorder the looks  
>> don't
>> really matter, stability and efficiency do.
>>   Iwan
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