[Ardour-Users] Ardour input level issues

Arnold Krille arnold at arnoldarts.de
Wed Oct 24 02:03:50 PDT 2007

Am Mittwoch, 24. Oktober 2007 schrieb Thomas Dermako:
> I can't seem to get an accurate reading of input levels in Ardour2. When my
> little Behringer input mixer shows a good (near but not over 0 db) level
> and the ardour meter shows -8 or better, I get serious distortion on
> playback. Monitoring sounds fine. Only way to get an accurate reading it

I wouldn't give to much on the readings of the behringer. At least compared to 
what Paul Davis and Steve Harris (*) do in software, the Behringer devices 
are crap.
And if the software shows a maximum level that comes from the soundcard, the 
input is distorted. And the same goes for levels going out of the 

Have a nice day,


(*) Fons Adriansen also does magic in software that is far beyond the 
Behringer series :-)
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