(continued from qtractor 0.3.0 manual pt2)


5. Qtractor Main Menu

5.1. File Menu

5.2. Edit Menu

5.3. Track Menu

5.4. View Menu

5.5. Transport Menu

5.6. Help Menu

6. Appendixes

6.1. References

Certain words, terms or items in the manual have a bracketed number after them, indicating a reference to items in this appendix, where sources are given for more information about those items.

[1](1.html) Qtractor - An Audio/MIDI multi-track sequencer

http://qtractor.sourceforge.net/

http://sourceforge.net/projects/qtractor/

[2](2.html) Qt 4 - C++ class library and tools for cross-platform development and internationalization.

http://www.trolltech.org/products/qt/

[3](3.html) JACK Audio Connection Kit

http://jackaudio.org/

[4](4.html) ALSA - Advanced Linux Sound Architecture

http://www.alsa-project.org/

[5](5.html) libsndfile - C library for reading and writing files containing sampled sound

http://www.mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/

[6](6.html) libvorbis - Ogg Vorbis audio compression

http://xiph.org/vorbis/

[7](7.html) libmad - High-quality MPEG audio decoder

http://www.underbit.com/products/mad/

[8](8.html) libsamplerate - The secret rabbit code, C library for audio sample rate conversion

http://www.mega-nerd.com/SRC/

[9](9.html) LADSPA - Linux Audio Developer's Simple Plugin API

http://www.ladspa.org/

[10](10.html) QjackCtl - JACK Audio Connection Kit - Qt GUI Interface

http://qjackctl.sourceforge.net/

http://sourceforge.net/projects/qjackctl/

[11](11.html) Cakewalk - Powerful and easy to use products for music creation and recording

http://www.cakewalk.com/

ftp://ftp.cakewalk.com/pub/InstrumentDefinitions/

[12](12.html) SoundTouch - Sound Processing Library

http://www.surina.net/soundtouch/

[13](13.html) rncbc.org - The personal web presence of Rui Nuno Capela, creator and developer of Qtractor and other applications or application GUIs such as Qjackctl a GUI for jackd, Qsynth a GUI for fluidsynth, Qsampler, etc.

http://www.rncbc.org/

6.2 Colophon

This manual was produced using the free, open-source office suite OpenOffice.org office, and typeset using the free Liberation family of typefaces from Red Hat Linux which consist of the typefaces (fonts) Liberation Serif, Liberation Sans and Liberation Mono, all of which have the same metrics (proportions) as the proprietary Times New Roman, Arial and Courier New, respectively.

OpenOffice.org

http://www.openoffice.org/

Red Hats Liberation Typefaces

https://www.redhat.com/promo/fonts/

6.3 Contact Us

For questions, comments and suggestions regarding Qtractor, please contact:

For questions, comments and suggestions regarding the Qtractor manual, please contact:

Index

Aiff 18, 27

ALSA 4, 5, 9, 14, 15, 22, 30

Amp 24

Au 18, 27

Audio

Audio export 27

Autoconf 5

Bus

Cakewalk 25, 30

Cakewalk .ins (instrument definition) files 25

Chorus 24

Clip objects 19

Clip Objects 16

Clips

Compiling Qtractor

Configuration 8

Connections 9, 16, 22

Connections

Contact us 31

Controller-10 22

Controller-7 22

Copy 26

Core dumps 7

Cubic 19

Cut 26

CVS 6

Data flow in, through & out of Qtractor 14

DBfs 22

Debian 5

Debugging 7

Downloading Qtractor

Drag-and-drop 26

DSSI 6, 23, 24

DSSI-VST 24

Edit menu, main workspace 28

Editing 20

Equalization 24

Exporting Audio or MIDI 27

Fade-in 19

Fade-out 19

Fedora 5

File menu, main workspace 28

Files 18

Files

Filtering 24

Flac 18, 27

Fluidsynth 30

Freewheel 27

G++ 5

Gain 19

GNU C++ 5

GPL 4

Graphical user interface, Qtractor's 15

GUI 4, 15

Help menu, main workspace 29

Importing audio & MIDI files 18

Input

Instruments

JACK 4, 5, 10, 14, 15, 16, 22, 27, 30

Jackd 10, 30

Keyboard shortcuts for menu & other commands 27

LADSPA 5, 22, 23, 24, 30

Liberation typefaces, free typefaces from Red Hat 31

Liblo 6

Libmad 5, 18, 30

Librubberband 6

Libsamplerate 5, 16, 30

Libsndfile 18, 30

Libvorbis 5, 18, 30

Linear 19

Logarithmic 19

Main window & workspace 15

Menus

MIDI

MIDI Editor

MIDI export 27

Mix-down 22, 27

Mixer 16

Mixer

Buses 22

Mixer window 22

Plugins 22

Tracks 22

Monitoring 22

Move 26

Mp3 18

Normalize 26

Ogg 18, 27

Omni 11

OpenOffice & OpenOffice.org 31

Options 17

Pan 22

Paste 26

Piano-roll 21, 26

Plugins

Qjackctl 30

QjackCtl 22, 30

Qsampler 30

Qsynth 30

Qt 4 5, 30

Quantize 26

Randomize 26

Red Hat 5, 31

Redo 21

References to software & websites 30

Resize 26

Resizing 21

Reverb 24

RMS 21

Rncbc.org 30

Routing

Sample rate 16

Session, a Qtractor recording / Editing project

Settings (Qtractor settings file) 8

Shortcuts for menu & other commands 27

Signal flow in, through & out of Qtractor 14

SMF 18, 20, 26, 27

Snapping 21

Sonar 25

Sonar .ins (instrument definition) files 25

SoundTouch 30

Square 19

SUSE 5

Tempo 16

Time signature 16

Time stretch 19

Track

Track menu, main workspace 28

Tracker type of application 5

Tracks 21

Transport menu, main workspace 29

Transpose 26

Ubuntu 5

Undo 21

Velocity 19

View menu, main workspace 28

Volume 19, 22

VST 6, 23, 24

VST_PATH 24

VST-SDK 6

Wav 18, 27

Waveform 21

Windows

WINE 24

Zooming 21