[LAU] how much is contained in the .ardour file

Atte André Jensen atte at email.dk
Tue Jun 12 20:51:57 UTC 2012

On 2012-06-12 14:05, Joe Hartley wrote:

> Yes, the .ardour file stores all the information about the session,
> and it does make sense to keep older versions, but for easy session
> and backup management, it makes sense to take snapshots along the
> way and use those if/when you want to go back to an earlier point.
> Taking a snapshot creates an .ardour file with the snapshot name
> rather than the session name, allowing you to go back to that mix.

Thanks alot for the info. For my purpose, I think I'll just backup the 
.ardour file. I created a dead-simple script that automates this and 
timestamps the backups.


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