[ardour-users] protools and native format import

Joe Hartley jh at brainiac.com
Mon Sep 19 08:07:23 PDT 2005

On Mon, 19 Sep 2005 07:52:37 -0700
Mark Knecht <markknecht at gmail.com> wrote:

> This issue has come up numerous times in the non-Ardour world.
> Everyone wants to import Pro Tools files, but to the best of my
> knowledge there is no way to do it. DigiDesign has kept their session
> file formats proprietary so I think it would have to be reverse
> engineered.

Agreed, PT is going to be problematic, but it seems like Steinberg at
least makes an attempt to play nice by having a way to export OMFI,
which might help out down the road.

Arrrgh, I might just pillage the net and see if I can find the Avid
OMFI spec in the booty.

       Joe Hartley - UNIX/network Consultant - jh at brainiac.com
Without deviation from the norm, "progress" is not possible. - FZappa

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