[Ardour-Users] Ardour playback wrong when ardour is time master

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Mon Oct 18 07:42:26 PDT 2010

On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 10:29 AM, Axel 'the C.L.A.' Müller
<axel-mueller-74 at web.de> wrote:
> On Mon, 18 Oct 2010 14:57:39 +0200
> Roberto Suarez Soto <talkingxouba at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>>       I've recently reinstalled my system with Ubuntu "Maverick", and after
>> that Ardour playback behaves strangely when Ardour is time master. I can't
>> forward, rewind, loop or go anywhere: I can just play from the start. When I
>> try, the playback cursor jumps again to its current position.
>>       I launch Jack with qjackctl, and run Ardour and Hydrogen. If I use
>> Hydrogen as time master, it works perfectly: I can do everything I can't with
>> Ardour (i.e., play, rewind). I guess it's not a Jack problem. Besides, my
>> personal settings (everything at "/home", to be precise) was preserved, so
>> it shouldn't be a problem of new defaults or missing preferences.
>>       Any hint to what may be happening? Something I can look into to see
>> what's wrong?
> I think I saw this same issue some time ago, but only with jack2. Back
> then I didn't have the patience to investigate any further and
> installed jack1 instead.

this is filed as a bug in ardour's bug tracker,and has been fixed
(probably) in recent a3 versions. once the fix is confirmed, i will
likely backport it to a2. as noted, it only affects jack2 users.

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