[Ardour-Users] Undo please

Tweed tweed at lollipopfactory.com
Fri Jan 3 19:55:47 PST 2014

On 01/03/2014 04:47 PM, Paul Davis wrote:
> Undo only applies to things that alter the timeline in some way.
> There is also visual-undo which can be used to revert the last change 
> to zoom/scroll settings.
> There are no plans to add signal processing settings to the current 
> undo system. We used to do that and it is extremely unwieldy and hard 
> to use. Editing undo and Mixing undo are really separate beasts and 
> should not be intermingled.
> On Fri, Jan 3, 2014 at 4:39 PM, Atte <atte at youmail.dk 
> <mailto:atte at youmail.dk>> wrote:
>     Hi
>     I just started using ardour again, and have some observations that
>     I hope it's ok I share.
>     First thing that strikes me again and again is that not everything
>     can be un-done in ardour. A few important ones could be 1) moving
>     a fader and 2) recording (in write mode, move slider) automation.
>     If this is not already planned, I hope it could be taken into
>     consideration.
>     On countless occasions I accidentally grabbed the wrong fader for
>     adjustment, just to learn that instead of doing what I had in
>     mind, I just ruined the level of another track. It really destroys
>     the work flow (now I have to think about this tracks level again)
>     and makes me over-cautious when working with ardour.
>     Regards
>     -- 
>     Atte
>     http://atte.dk http://modlys.dk
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I agree.  if your workflow had been edit mix edit edit mix edit mix 
mix...  and you undo back to the first edit then you've trashed your 
mixer settings.  i much prefer no mixer undo than have it bound to edit 
undo.  also, especially if a mix sounds really good, make a snapshot.  2c.


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