[Ardour-Users] [ardour-users] how can I get ardour VST to detect my plugins?

Wolfgang Woehl tito at rumford.de
Thu Aug 7 08:41:52 PDT 2008


> installed these to /usr/lib/vst and made a symbolic link in my home
> directory as ~/vst.  What can I do to try to get Ardour to
> import/recognize these plugins?

You need an environment variable called VST_PATH. Edit .bashrc and 
append the line

export VST_PATH=~/vst

Then log out and back in or, in a terminal, read in the settings of 
.bashrc by typing

$ . .bashrc

(Don't type the $ and do type the . and note the . in .bashrc)


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