[LAU] JACK-RACK startup quicker?

drew Roberts zotz at 100jamz.com
Thu Jul 16 20:39:33 EDT 2009

On Thursday 16 July 2009 13:51:00 Paul Davis wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 16, 2009 at 1:44 PM, Ken Restivo<ken at restivo.org> wrote:
> > Any ideas how to get JACK-RACK instances to start up more quickly?
> >
> > I've now got 4 of the things going for my standard live keyboard setup,
> > and it takes forever for each instance to process the entire list of
> > LADSPA plugins present... it's kind of like waiting for GIMP start up....
> cd /usr/lib/ladspa
> mkdir /tmp/ladspa
> cp {comma_separated_list_of_plugins_i_want}.so $!
> export LADSPA_PATH /tmp/ladspa
> how well this works depends on whether a host considers LADSPA_PATH as
> a replacement for or supplement to the default search path.

You could always do it the other way around couldn't you?

Move the ones to don't want to a temporary location out of the normal path.
> --p

all the best,


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