[Ardour-Users] QJackCtl

John Emmas johne53 at tiscali.co.uk
Wed Sep 19 04:56:12 PDT 2007

Thanks Jonathan.

.jackdrc was the file I was thinking about.  With it, I can't start Ardour
unless Jack is already running.  Without it, Ardour will start - but with a
latency of 1024 which is too low for my system..... :-(

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jonathan Stowe" <jns at gellyfish.com>
To: <ardour-users at lists.ardour.org>
Sent: 19 September 2007 08:38
Subject: Re: [Ardour-Users] QJackCtl

> On Wed, 2007-09-19 at 09:22 +0000, John Emmas wrote:
>> My copy of Ardour is set up so that it starts Jack automatically whenever
>> I launch Ardour.  However, if I launch QJackCtl separately, Ardour
>> subsequently fails to be able to start Jack.  This happens repeatably -
>> even
>> if I don't actually do anything with QJackCtl.  Simply launching it and
>> closing it again is enough to initiate this problem.
>> Somebody once told me about a file that I had to delete after launching
>> QJackCtl - but I've forgotten what it was.  Can anyone remind me what
>> the file was called?
> qjackctl will create three files $HOME/.jackdrc (which contains the
> command line that it will start jackd with based on the setup),
> $HOME/.qt/qjackctlrc (which contains the UI configuration) and
> $HOME/.qt/.qjackctlrc.lock which is locked in order to serialize access
> to the qjackctlrc file if it is to be changed, these last two are
> standard for all applications using the Qt application framework.
> /J\
> _______________________________________________
> Ardour-Users mailing list
> ardour-users at lists.ardour.org
> http://lists.ardour.org/listinfo.cgi/ardour-users-ardour.org

More information about the Ardour-Users mailing list