Project Release Information
A bunch of bugs were fixed, including a jack_multi regression in the previous release.
An important bugfix has been made to sample conversion routines. Many other minor bugs have been fixed.
A manual gate feature has been added. Bugs have been fixed in saving the chainsetup state, seeking with resample objects, and with Cygwin support.
Various bugfixes, including a fix to a bug causing audible glitches with old versions of ALSA and certain hardware drivers.
An initial Open Sound Control (OSC) interface for parameter control has been added. New '-chorder' and '-eadb' options and a 'cop-get' interactive mode command have been added. Optional build time support has been added for using liboil to optimize inner loops, giving a small performance boost to many common use-scenarios. Various bugs have been fixed in JACK support, MP3 output, and option parsing. There are fixes to build problems in Mac OS X.
Ecasound is a software package designed for multitrack audio processing. It can be used for simple tasks like audio playback, recording, and format conversions, as well as for multitrack effect processing, mixing, recording and signal recycling. It supports a wide range of audio inputs, outputs, and effect algorithms. Effects and audio objects can be combined in various ways, and their parameters can be controlled by operator objects like oscillators and MIDI-CCs. A versatile console-mode user interface is included in the package.