[LAU] [LAD] First release of jack_export

Rick Green rtg at aapsc.com
Sun May 13 18:04:18 UTC 2012

On Sun, 13 May 2012, Fons Adriaensen wrote:

> On Sun, May 13, 2012 at 12:20:45PM -0400, Rick Green wrote:
>> On Sun, 13 May 2012, Fons Adriaensen wrote:
>>> If you have an Ardour bus called 'export' then jack_export will connect
>>> to it.
>>   That's my question.  The export bus can have multiple input channels,
>> but its output is just stereo, (and it's totally unclear how those
>> multiple inputs are panned across the stereo) so how is jack_export any
>> different from ardour's export of the master bus?  Or does jack_export
>> somehow detect what individual tracks are connected to the INPUT of the
>> export bus, and produce a multitrack WAVEX of those tracks?
> The 'export' bus can have any number of outputs.
> Just open the output dialog and click 'Add' as many times
> as required. Then bypass the default multichannel panner.
> If you are doing a multichannel mix then you would normally
> use the 'export' bus as the master output but you don't have
> to. You could create it just to collect all the signals you
> want to export.
  Thanks! I'm starting to get the idea.  That multichannel panner is pretty 
cryptic, so I'm glad to bypass it and just use the bus channels 1:1.

Rick Green

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