[Ardour-Users] cleaning a session

Jörn Nettingsmeier nettings at stackingdwarves.net
Tue Sep 1 22:28:46 PDT 2009

frederic rech wrote:
> Hi list,
> After several re-re, snapshots, remix, this session is somekind of
> "usine a gaz" in french... say a mess..
> How can a clean up (delete snapshots) be done ?

> And, is it a way to edit a snapshot without opennig Ardour (have renamed
> an aux to the same name than his track, and now this "final snapshot"
> can't be open anymore).

in your session directory, you will find pairs of files ending in
.ardour and .history - these are the snapshots. remove those you don't
want anymore.

to fix the session, open the .ardour file in any text editor, search for
the send, and rename it, then save the file.

Jörn Nettingsmeier

Meister für Veranstaltungstechnik

Audio and event engineer
Ambisonic surround recordings

+49 177 7937487

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