[ardour-users] 48 channels on ardour
paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Wed Jul 18 11:11:10 PDT 2007
On Wed, 2007-07-18 at 14:03 -0400, Paul Winkler wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 01:22:49PM -0400, Paul Winkler wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 18, 2007 at 08:50:38AM -0700, Kevin Cosgrove wrote:
> > >
> > > On 18 July 2007 at 11:45, Paul Winkler <pw_lists at slinkp.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > > > 2 HDs would be better, one for recording to, one for playback,
> > > >
> > > > How do you arrange for that to happen?
> > >
> > > Copy/move the sound files to be played back to a drive other than the
> > > drive where sound files are being recorded.
> > I was about to ask "But how does ardour find them?"
> > ... but then I remembered:
> > Windows -> Options -> Paths/Files -> "session RAID path".
> ... except that I can't get it to work. In a trivial session with 2
> recorded files, I set my "session RAID path" to
> So I thought I'd then be able to manually move files between those two
It is absolutely NOT designed for this purpose. If it works for that (at
any point in time when it actually works), its an accident, not a design
> I see that ardour has automagically created session subdirectories on
> /tmp now: sound, audiofiles, peaks, and so forth.
> I stopped Ardour, moved one of my wav files into /tmp/sounds/,
> restarted Ardour, reopened the session and it complains:
> ardour: [ERROR]: Filesource: cannot find required file (Audio
> 1-1.wav): while searching
> ardour: [WARNING]: A sound file is missing. It will be replaced by
> So it looks like ardour isn't actually searching the session raid path
> for sounds? Is this a bug?
Probably. the s/w RAID support hasn't been properly tested since we
reorganized the way we store audio files somewhere during the
development of 2.0 ...
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