Availability of Ardour 2.8.4 on Ubuntu Studio?

Asmo Koskinen asmo.koskinen at arkki.info
Mon Nov 16 14:40:09 GMT 2009

Hartmut Noack kirjoitti:

> 1.) open synaptic and install build-essentials and svn
> 2.) open your browser and go to http://ardour.org/download_full
> 3.) the link to this: http://ardour.org/building brings up a page that
> shows, what you need to install to build ardour - open it in a tab and
> read it
> 4.) install every package mentioned on http://ardour.org/building -
> remember to always install the -dev package of fftw, gtk+, gtkmm,
> gnomecanvas and all the others. Also install scons and slv2. If you
> really want VST get wine-dev also.

I think you can make also a shortcut here with this command:


'-s' is here as 'simulation', nothing really happens, so you can see 
what is going to happen.

sudo apt-get build-dep -s ardour

> 5.)return to http://ardour.org/download_full and fetch the sourcecode
> 6.)open a terminal in the dir you have stored the sourcecode and build
> ardour with scons - if scons complains that a package is missing,
> install this package and restart scons. In some cases it might be
> neccessary to erase the ardour-source-dir and unpack the code-tarball
> again or fetch the svn anew.
> 7.) if scons is done do this: sudo scons install
> now you can run ardour ;-)

Best Regards Asmo Koskinen.

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