[Ardour-Users] Destructive editing

Jörn Nettingsmeier nettings at stackingdwarves.net
Sat Oct 31 03:35:05 PDT 2009

Ray Rashif wrote:
> 2009/10/31 Patrick Shirkey <pshirkey at boosthardware.com
> <mailto:pshirkey at boosthardware.com>>
>     or export the tracks or even just the selected area to disk and
>     reimport them.
> Yes you could re-record in-the-box, but it feels cleaner to do it in an
> external editor such that to the DAW's "knowledge and history", the
> edited files _are_ the raw files. Using an editor also allows you to get
> immediate visual feedback of changes to the waveform.

sure, whatever floats your boat.

> But anyway, 2.X can't render stems.

not sure if i understand what you mean by "stems", but ardour can
bounce/consolidate/whatever pretty much anything you throw at it.

> DAWs should be non-destructive - that's why there are destructive
> editors to take care of your destructive needs =p

i wonder what those destructive needs would be :) disks are cheap.



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