[Ardour-Users] s-key split shortcut

Jörn Nettingsmeier nettings at stackingdwarves.net
Tue Mar 6 05:24:38 PST 2018

On 03/05/2018 01:18 PM, . m u r m e r . wrote:
> hi all,
> i have a feeling i'm doing something really silly here, but i just can't 
> figure this one out:
> i open a project to begin editing something, and frequently (but not 
> always), after 5 or 10 minutes of work, the s-key shortcut for splitting 
> a region ceases to function. i can't find anything i may have 
> inadvertently toggled, and all i can do is restart ardour to get it 
> working again. is this a bug, or am i accidentally causing this myself 
> somehow?

Just guessing, but the split function depends on two things afaik:

* a region must be selected/active
* you need to be using the right tool

And since tools can be switched by hotkeys, too, maybe you're using a 
different one without noticing?

Jörn Nettingsmeier
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