[LAD] Importing automation in Ardour
paul at linuxaudiosystems.com
Tue Oct 28 16:12:26 UTC 2008
On Tue, 2008-10-28 at 16:58 +0100, Fons Adriaensen wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 04:32:15PM +0100, Robin Gareus wrote:
> > both ardour track and plugin automation data is stored in text files,
> > named after 'projectname-plugin-trackid.automation'. The First line is
> > "version <num>" each line thereafter
> > <type> <timestamp(in samples)> <value>
> > The only valid type is 'g' corresponding to gain_automation_curve() see
> > libs/ardour/io.cc:1715 - it seems like plugin-automation use LADSPA-port
> > numbers as type; but I have not verified that in the source.
> Interesting, I'll start experimenting with that.
its also not true anymore.
all automation is inlined inside the session XML file these days.
simplest thing is to create a super-simple test session, add 1 plugin
with 2 params, record some automation for both, inspect session file.
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