I've been reading this list for a while and am
Audacity and the amount of development that is
I've used V1.0.0 on Windows 2000/ Windows 98 quite
and today downloaded
V1.1.3 off sourceforge to try it out.
Hope some of this
feedback is useful.
V1.1.3 (Built Mar19-03), platform
* BUG: Each time I run the program
it tells me:
"Warning, there is very little free disk space left
on this volume."
There were 6.8Gb! The free space shows as
// BG: wxWindows 2.3.2 and higher claim
to support this, through a function called wxGetDiskSpace
wxGetDiskSpace(temp, NULL, &freeSpace);
if (freeSpace >=
Looks like a bug in wxWindows 2.4.0. (It's
great, you guys even
say which version of wxWindows in the About
Also for windows platforms I suggest leaving out the words
'on this volume' in the error message since
think in terms of drives, C:, D: etc, not
The really nicest thing to do (when it's warranted)
would be to say:
"Warning there is very little disk space left on
so that you know which drive or which volume the
problem is with
whether on Linux or Windows.
* The smart ruler divisions are an
However at certian zooms the numbering
above is spaced
unevenly, I get:
14.10, 14.20, 14.40, 14.60,
It detracts from the overall clean
appearance. I would rather get
14.00, 14.20, 14.60, 14.80,
Also the old blue lettering was better as a default
than black since
the triangle indicating 'playing' shows up
much better over it.
* I welcome the additional toolbars. Is there
a way to get
the toolbars to also dock stacked right to
left when there is space
as I have unused space to the right of the
tape recorder buttons?
* BUG: After
applying 'Tremelo' (or other effects in that batch) to a
one minute region the selection shrinks to 30 seconds.
* I've gained the ability to push the boundary of
the select region,
but I've lost the ability to set a boundary with
shift and click. I
miss this. It's useful if you are selecting a
range by clicking one
end, scrolling and then clicking the other
* Thanks to whoever fixed the tape recorder
button logic! Previously
I'd sometimes got caught by pressing 'stop' twice
and then losing
* In the sub menus off the drop down menus
from a sound track (items set sample format, set rate,
set snap to mode), it would be very helpful to have a tick beside
the currently selected option.
* BUG: With the new time track, setting ranges
gives me a crash,
AUDACITY caused an invalid page fault in
<unknown> at 00de:00e47554.
100% repeatable, though location of crash
slightly. Are more details useful to
* I like the new feature of the screen updating as
you play a
sound. Very handy.
Minor quibbles, overall