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Re: DynamicsCompressorNode.reduction is read-only AudioParam ?

From: Chris Wilson <cwilso@google.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Aug 2013 12:27:57 -0700
Message-ID: <CAJK2wqWOyA5jMf5CASP+RbsaCF2pL15dO_G=ky8iVF98k2a-Ww@mail.gmail.com>
To: s p <sebpiq@gmail.com>
Cc: Paul Adenot <paul@paul.cx>, "public-audio@w3.org" <public-audio@w3.org>
On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 12:20 PM, s p <sebpiq@gmail.com> wrote:

> > We would still make the reduction a read only float, because it would
> really be a monitoring value.
>
> If you want to make an envelope follower, an output would probably be more
> useful, as you could plug-it directly to a gain for example.
>

Although that's true, one problem is that it's relatively non-obvious how
to show a meter of reduction (or overall volume, for that matter).  The
reduction output as a read only floating-point value is valuable for that
purpose.
Received on Wednesday, 28 August 2013 19:28:23 UTC

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