[Ardour-Users] IMPORTANT cross-fade changes in Ardour 3 svn

Jörn Nettingsmeier nettings at stackingdwarves.net
Mon Apr 16 11:03:10 PDT 2012

On 04/16/2012 07:46 PM, Paul Davis wrote:
> 2012/4/16 Jörn Nettingsmeier<nettings at stackingdwarves.net>:
>> hmmm. if i let two regions overlap, i would expect them to crossfade at
>> constant loudness. the crossfade object seemed to do that. now if the region
>> fade-ins and fade-outs are used instead, will they be adjusted
>> automatically, so that just overlapping two regions will give a meaningful
>> result? that's quite important.
> yes.
>> at the same time, will i be able to edit them? crossfade edits again should
>> maintain constant loudness and only deviate from this ideal at the explicit
>> request of the user, if at all.
> there is still work to be done on the xfade editor, but in theory, it
> will all be the same for users.
> on IRC, we're discussing the situation with "short" xfades (an option
> in ardour2)

paul, brett, dragan, thanks for the clarification. that is very good 
news indeed. i'd love to participate in the discussion and testing on 
IRC, but i'm still in the post-LAC conference daze, with all higher 
brain functions shut down until the batteries are recharged and attitude 
control is regained.
tomorrow :)



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