[Ardour-Users] [SOLVED] Copy / paste unexpected behaviour

Paul Davis paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Wed Oct 19 14:11:32 PDT 2016

On Wed, Oct 19, 2016 at 5:01 PM, Al Thompson <althompson58 at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 10/19/2016 04:47 PM, Robin Gareus wrote:
> >
> > The idea here was: You can paste continuously:
> >    Ctrl+v Ctrl+v ... keeps adding.
> > Every paste offsets the paste position, but Undo does not reset it.
> So subsequent pastes append the last paste to the end of the previous
> paste??
> Would it not be more logical for each paste to INSERT at the playhead
> position, and move previous pastes to the right the appropriate amount?

Why is that more logical? The "paste" command is used over and over - it
means that paste in one context means "move data then paste" and in another
means "just paste".  Want to explain your thinking?
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