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Re: Audacity - New Features
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Subject: Re: Audacity - New Features
From: Dalan Decker <programming@therockradio.org>
Date: Fri, 4 Aug 2017 13:51:20 -0400
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Yes. And the real bummer? It's on PURPOSE! The Audacity "prime directive," if you will, is to force "nondestructive editing." Which means for all of us hands who cut our teeth way back on Cool Edit Caveman, it's a never-ending frustration.


On 8/4/2017 11:30 AM, Willie Barnett wrote:
This is my absolute #1 peeve with Audacity. You described it perfectly. It's like being nibbled to death by a duck. ;)

Willie...


On Fri, Aug 4, 2017 at 9:57 AM, Andy Larsen <andy@whwl.net <mailto:andy@whwl.net>> wrote:
​(SNIP)

    The biggest issue I have with it and why I would not use it at
    work is that while you can directly open a WAV file and edit it,
    you can't simply save it and close when you're done.

​(SNIP)​

    It doesn't seem like such a big deal, but when the vast majority
    of the work you do is recording and editing and saving simple WAV
    files, the extra steps add up to a lot of wasted time and hassle.


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