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Bugs: Ardour

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@@ -4,10 +4,11 @@ Satana
Version 0.666
Satana (Saturation Analogique) is a LADSPA plugin which can be used with any
-compatible host, such as Audacity. It tries hard to simulate an analogue
-saturation device, like a magnetic tape recorder whose VU meters are stuck
-in the red, or a tube amplifier's push-pull stage. In my opinion, it fails, but
-musicians may nonetheless find the resulting effect interesting.
+compatible host, such as Audacity or mplayer (not Ardour, though, see below).
+It tries hard to simulate an analogue saturation device, like a magnetic tape
+recorder whose VU meters are stuck in the red, or a tube amplifier's push-pull
+stage. In my opinion, it fails, but musicians may nonetheless find the
+resulting effect interesting.
It begins with an optional compressor, which does the evil part, then applies a
convolution matrix acting as a low-pass filter on each signal point, with a
@@ -81,3 +82,10 @@ mid-course); you can "enhance" the sound with compression; you can also
massively distort it (set _Compression_ to 4 or 5, a low value for
_Selectivity_, and _Efficiency_ above 15).
+Bugs
+----
+
+Doesn't work with Ardour - RT issue? In fact, it totally destroys any sound
+Ardour tries to output afterwards. Well done, Satana. Mmmm, ok, I'll try to
+fix that.
+

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