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Ardour is a hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application. It runs on Linux, Mac OS X and FreeBSD. Ardour's intention is to provide digital audio workstation software suitable for professional use.

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Why apt asking to uninstall GIMP when installing ardour?

When running Ubuntu 19.04, I'm trying to install ardour, but apt is requesting to uninstall GIMP: $ sudo apt install ardour Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state ...
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Getting input from USB monitor for Ardour recording

I have JACK, Cadence and Ardour installed. Once I run Cadence, it starts the JACK audio server and I can play MIDI tracks and hear them ok. For browser audio, I run pavucontrol -t 1 and then set the ...
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Ardour Doesn't show any plugin GUI

I have Ubuntu Studio with its version 5 of Ardour[Ardour 5.12.0 "Working Backwards" (rev 1:5.12.0-3)], but none of the plugins shows it. I read in a forum to find a checkbox in GUI configuration, but ...
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Does Ubuntu Studio come with Ardour installed?

Does Ubuntu Studio come with Ardour install? Does it come with lifetime updates? Sorry for the dumb question, I lack the skills to code or take a source code and make it into an app. Thanks in ...
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Sampler Samplv1 remains silent - LV2 Plugin with Ardour 5

Update: can someone help how I can specify more details to help solve the issue? I'm not getting any sound output. Tried running the sampler Samplv1 (a polyphonic sampler) as a plugin in Ardour 5. ...
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Installing amsynth LV2 for use with Ardour 5

Trying to install the LV2 Plugin for amsynth synthesizer. I'd like to use it directly in Ardour 5. Simply installing through the standard repository doesn't help, though. sudo apt-get install ...
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How do I route Focusrite 6i6 to Ardour?

I am attempting to use a Focusrite 6i6 1st generation with Ardour on Ubuntu Studio 19.04, running on a Lenovo T440s. I am able to change routing on the 6i6 via QasMixer (I can route input 1 to ...
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Color Templates Are Not Loading For Ardour5 In Ubuntu Studio 18.10

For the life of me, I can't figure this one out. I've removed and reinstalled Ardour5 via apt 3 or 4 times now, and it does this every time. It keeps crashing when I start the app because it can't ...
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how to link LMMS and Ardour5

My question is how do I LMMS and Ardour5 singing? My goal is to press play/record on Ardour and have LMMS start as well so I can record vocals on Ardour to the song I composed on LMMS. I'm used to ...
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recording into ardour via cell phone

When my phone is connected to my laotop via blutooth it appears as a recording device. Is it possible then to record vocals into Ardour through my phone ?
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Building Ardour 5

I am trying to build ardour 5 on Ubuntu 17.10. When I try to configure it, it displays pkg -config => No How do I get pkg -config to work. I have searched all over but no answers because its not a ...
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Can't compile Ardour: “Can't find -lfftw3f_threads”

I am trying to install Ardour from source. I successfully completed the configuration process after a few failed attempts and installing the required libraries. Now the installation process cancels ...
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How to use wine-rt to record e-drum into Ardour 5 (on realtime)?

How can I use wine-rt to record Addictive Drums 2, using my e-drumset (roland td4 kx2) into Ardour 5, on realtime? As it is now, I can't get a proper latency (it flows), and I get constant glitches ...
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Configuration and connections for Ardour using QJackCtl

After a couple changes no sound is coming in or out Ardour anymore, either through the USB interface nor through the laptop speakers. The changes that I remember: moving Ubuntu between disks ...
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Ardour .desktop file not executing [duplicate]

I have configured and built the source code for Ardour 5.4 successfully, and have been able to run it from the terminal after exported LD_LIBRARY_PATH to ~/.bashrc (for me, the path was /usr/local/lib/...
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Drumgizmo midi drum plugin with Ardour

Trying to install DrumGizmo (Midi Drum Plugin) as an LV2 Plugin for Ardour. Update: Ok, DrumGizmo seems to be a part of the Ubuntu Packages. Running a package search on packages.ubuntu.com returns: ...
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Recording through an M-Audio Fasttrack Pro into Ardour with Qjackctl - No Input Signal?

Update: linuxaudio states that the M-Audio Fast Track Pro can only work at 16 bit due to USB 1.1. http://wiki.linuxaudio.org/hw/m-audio_fast_track_pro What does that mean to get it up and running? ...
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Libgnomecanvas error when installing Ardour on Lubuntu. Gnome conflicting with LXDE?

Don't really know if this is a question for here or the Ardour support forum, but when I try to install Ardour I get errors with libgnomecanvas. The exact error: The following dependencies don't ...
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How to use DBG with a shell script program?

I'm having some problems with Ardour 4 in Ubuntu Studio 14.04 (it crashes in plugin search with the message 'segmentation fault (core dumped)'. So I’m trying to create a backtrace with DBG for it (in ...
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Wine Installation conflict with Ardour / Jack

i tried to install wine via the software center (version wine1.6 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) and console. In both cases wine wants to uninstall Ardour, Jack, Rosegarden and a few more. How can i install wine ...
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Can't compile and install ardour and jack2

On the left is JACK and on the right is ARDOUR. To compile JACK,./configure --prefix=/usr/local/jack,but configure: error: *** a required header file is missing,I don't know what header file is ...
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./waf configure returns 'checking for alsa: not found.'

I am trying to install Ardour on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and have made sure I had alsa-utils installed and have reinstalled it countless times but no matter how much I do it using ./waf configure in the ...
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LV2 plugins appear only when I am root

I can only see (and use) lv2 plugins when I log in as root. I have tried placing them in the following folders: $home/.lv2 /usr/lib/lv2 /usr/local/lib/lv2 When I run lv2ls I see nothing. When I run ...
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Ardour 3 Jackdbus not quitting

Is there a solution to the problem of jackdbus not quitting after Ardour closes in Ubuntu 14.04LTS? I have seen other references to the problem but no solution. My workaround is to launch System ...
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How to avoid XRUN callback skips

After I set QjackCtrl and Arour, I can record fine, but XRUN callback skips are annoying. This is my QjackCtrl configuration: In logs I see: 18:37:22.041 XRUN callback (97). 18:37:22.793 XRUN ...
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Digitech USB multi-effect with Jack

I'm newbie in Ubuntu and I'm having a hard time to work with jack audio. I have started to use Ardour and the problem is the Jack server apparently does not recognize my digitech rp500 pedalboard ...
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How do I record from Ardour with Audacity?

Ok I am having this problem with Audacity. I tested a theory and this is what I have discovered. Audacity will record from an outside source, but when I set up Qjackctl and Ardour it stops recording. ...
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Real time audio manipulation program

What I'd like to do is play back audio files (currently mp3, but I'd convert them if I had to), and perform basic audio manipulation on them, equalization, panning etc, and to be able to manipulate ...
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No more sound after running Ardour

All the sound works perfect with all the applications on my system. But from the moment I launch Ardour, no more sound comes out from other application than Ardour. The easy way to get it back is to ...
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Ardour will not continue to record.

I just recently bought a laptop. It has 5.2 GB of RAM and 624.2 GB on the hard drive. However, after only a few minutes of playing into my MIDI keyboard I get an error message saying that "This disk ...
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Why does the KDE login screen still lead me to GNOME?

This all occurred after I (1) Built/installed Ardour 3.3 (2) Used the automatic updater to install suggested updates and (3) Installed wine, tried to open the configuration file, everything stopped ...
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How do you clean install a program?

I fear I may have deleted all of the loops in Ardour and would like to do a clean install. How do you do this?
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Ardour 3 and Superior Drummer

Is it possible to have Ardour3 working with Superior Drummer 2.0 ? I own an Alessis DM10, just wanted to start playing with midi and superior drummer. Another enviroment is welcome too.
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Need external (usb)Sound card suggestions that work with Ubuntu 12.04

I don't know if this is the right place to ask about this, but I'll give it a try. I'm a linux user for a while now and I try to avoid opening Windows as much as possible. But for some things, I just ...
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Ubuntu-Studio Plug-ins GUI broken in Ardour

I use Ubuntu-Studio 12.10 and here's my problem : When I insert a plug-in on a track , I got a broken interface . I can use most of them without their respective interfaces , but most complex like ...
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Ardour, system has a limit for maximum amount of locked memory

After installing and starting Ardour I receive the following warning message: WARNING: Your system has a limit for maximum amount of locked memory. This might cause Ardour to run out of memory ...
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how can I record my acoustic guitar on Linux using Ardour and Rakarrak?

I'm running Linux, and was recommended to use Ardour and Rakarrak for recording, but I haven't even gotten Jackd to recognize my guitar. Currently, the guitar is connected with a 1/4" to 1/8" cable ...
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lv2 and lv2-dev libraries or equivalent

I'm compiling ardour3 from source and as far as I can tell I have all the libraries mentioned in http://ardour.org/building_ardour3 Unfortunately running ./waf configure gives the following error ...
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Are there any tutorials for Linux-based audio production? [closed]

I have been searching for a while for Linux based audio production tutorials. All I can find are tool based tutorials. For example I found tutorials on how to use jack, ardour, lmms ..etc. What I need ...
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Can it be harmful to grant jackd realtime priority?

I am apt-get installing Ardour, a sound mixing program, just to try it out. Installing Ardour also installs JACK, a dependency. As part of the JACK installation script, I get the following dialog: ...
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Side Chain in Ardour

Can someone familiar with Ardour 2.8 please make a video / youtube guide showing precisely how to use SC3 Side Chain Compression? I've read every guide online currently and side chain is simply not ...