[Ardour-Users] A4.4: Critical bug using calf's lv2

Jörn Nettingsmeier nettings at stackingdwarves.net
Sun Nov 1 15:01:13 PST 2015

On 11/01/2015 07:07 PM, Ben Bell wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 27, 2015 at 12:21:31PM -0400, Paul Davis wrote:
>>> Because Ardour does not create one set of basic plugins with one
>>> compressor, one limiter,  one equalizer and one reverb as it exists (or
>>> existed) in Protools ... Would not it be necessary to use third-party
>>> plugins ...
>> People argue all the time about the best compressor, limiter, EQ and
>> reverb. They often disable the one built in to their preferred DAW in order
>> to use another one. There seemed to be little point going down that same
>> route on Linux, where the maturity of the available plugins was low.
> For what it's worth, I would love Ardour to come with built in, known good
> plugins for the basics: high/low pass and shelving filters, simple parametric
> notch/boost, and straightforward dynamics.
> I usually use the Glame highpass/lowpass, the Steve Harris triple band
> parametric (the single seems buggy on my system) and fast lookahead limiter
> and ccasionally the gate and the SC4 compressor.
> For effects and more character-oriented sound process, plugins have their
> place of course, but have the basics immediately to hand, cross-platform
> and reliable would certainly be a good thing.


extra points for no rack ears and no animated vu meters :-D

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