[linux-audio-user] JACK timemachine W64 files

Steve Harris S.W.Harris at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Thu Feb 17 04:03:36 EST 2005

On Wed, Feb 16, 2005 at 10:18:25 -0500, Jon B wrote:
> Is there a way to get timemachine to "always" output wav files?  It's
> annoying that it creates this weird W64 file that no program can play
> except sndfile-play, which is an annoying command-line program and
> won't output to JACK anyway.  Is there a .timemachine file or
> something where I can set settings?

No, but I'l consider that a feature request.
> If not, how do I convert w64 files to wav?  sndfile-convert doesn't
> seem to work, as rezound says "warning -- libaudiofile reports that
> /home/omegatron/tm-2005-02-16T21:47:44.wav contains 96670161848201472
> sample frames yet the file is most likely not large enough to contain
> that many samples.
> Loading what can be loaded."

You could lobby the rezound developers to add W64 support, its much better
if you're working with long, or multichannel files.

- Steve

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