[Ardour-Users] A3: Silence and session load weirdness after re-open
seablaede at gmail.com
Wed Apr 24 04:23:19 PDT 2013
Exactly how would you suggest this be handled? I can see giving
notification that such a loop was detected possibly, but that is the extent
of it. I certainly wouldn't want a feedback loop starting up and
destroying my monitors while I searched for what caused it.
On Wed, Apr 24, 2013 at 6:13 AM, Q <lists at quirq.ukfsn.org> wrote:
> On 24/04/13 11:02, Bart Brouns wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> First of all, sorry for the empty mail I just sent... Slip of the finger.
>> I have had sessions open up silently in both a2 and a3 because of certain
>> plugins. I think some plugs sometimes output a big DC value, blocking
>> everything else.
>> Try soloing some channels to see if you get sound, and if you do, muting
>> one by one, to find the offending one(s).
>> Once you do, bypass its plugs one by one to find the offending plugin.
>> Hope that helps,
>> Ardour-Users mailing list
>> ardour-users at lists.ardour.org
> It wasn't a plugin issue: the load dropped for above 50% to 2% when
> re-opened, I would've expected a significantly higher load from a plugin
> playing up. The majority of the plugins are linuxDSP ones anyway. It seems
> odd to me that one misbehaving plugin would stop all audio from every
> single track (assuming it wasn't on the Master) unless it caused the CPU
> load to approach 100% and Ardour to grind to a halt.
> However, as mentioned in my post from earlier this morning, the sound was
> purposefully disabled by A3 because there was a feedback loop
> (intentionally so).
> The disabling only occurred when the session was re-opened, but as soon as
> I deleted one of the sends the CPU load came back up to the expected level
> and sound returned.
> I've submitted a feature request for this to be removed or handled
> Many thanks
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