contact at sciss.de
Thu May 14 14:34:33 PDT 2009
ezra:~ rutz$ ls -la /Users/rutz/Desktop/HMSS/Kirche09/Ardour/TestTest/
drwxr-xr-x 7 rutz rutz 238 May 14 23:31 .
drwxr-xr-x 4 rutz rutz 136 May 14 23:27 ..
-rw-r--r-- 2 rutz rutz 1143092790 Apr 18 22:30 2009418session2_0.aif
-rw-r--r-- 2 rutz rutz 224993334 Apr 18 22:34 2009418session2_1.aif
-rw-r--r-- 6 rutz rutz 352788066 May 14 19:07 HMSS_SchH_Ludger.aif
-rw-r--r-- 5 rutz rutz 352788066 May 14 19:20 HMSS_SchH_MKov.aif
-rw-r--r-- 5 rutz rutz 352788066 May 14 19:16 HMSS_SchH_Sciss.aif
what does that mean? in fact i have the feeling now with the global
option unchecked it really doesn't eat my HD space....
Am 14.05.2009 um 23:18 schrieb Brett Clark:
> Just a thought: if they are on the same partition and Ardour
> does a hard-link, then how are you validating that the files
> are copies instead of links?
> If you do an 'ls -l' what is the number after the permissions
> -rw-r--r-- 2 oracle dba 3717 May 14 16:12 brett1.log
> What is this number? In my example, this is a hard-link to
> another file, although it could appear to have a size of its
> own, it truly doesn't take any additional space on the hdd.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: ardour-users-bounces at lists.ardour.org [mailto:ardour-users-
> bounces at lists.ardour.org] On Behalf Of Sciss
> Sent: Thursday, May 14, 2009 4:11 PM
> To: Jörn Nettingsmeier
> Cc: ardour-users at lists.ardour.org
> Subject: Re: [Ardour-Users] interchange/audiofiles
> my files are on the same partition....
> Am 14.05.2009 um 22:19 schrieb Jörn Nettingsmeier:
>> Paul Davis wrote:
>>> On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 3:53 PM, Sciss <contact at sciss.de> wrote:
>>>> whenever i import audio files to the region list, unchecking
>>>> "copy files" is
>>>> not respected. ardour always creates copies in
>>>> <SessionFolder>/interchange/<NameOfSession>/audiofiles , which is
>>>> costly with large files. how can i avoid that the files are
>>>> copied? this is
>>>> with ardour 2.8 on osx 10.4
>>> Options -> Misc -> Always copy files to session
>>> and if you ask "why show the option to not copy if this is
>>> then i agree with you :)
>> hmm. afair, not copying the files is only possible if the session
>> directory resides on the *same partition* as the to-be-imported file,
>> since ardour tries to use hard links - or did that change?
>> i think this is what sciss is seeing.
>> maybe a symlink option should be added (but then the user must take
>> not to nuke the original file, obviously).
>> Jörn Nettingsmeier
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