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Re: Limiter on audio output?

From: Paul Adenot <padenot@mozilla.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:20:26 +0200
Message-ID: <CANWt0WoQnik61DYTKmac8x+jYZpeGE-X-hWOn7tcNC6nW=wzwA@mail.gmail.com>
To: André Michelle <andre.michelle@audiotool.com>
Cc: Audio Working Group <public-audio@w3.org>
There is no limiter specced by the Web Audio API.

This is likely to be an implementation bug, please file a ticket on the
affected web browser's bug tracker.

Thanks,
Paul.

On Mon, Sep 25, 2017 at 4:27 PM, André Michelle <
andre.michelle@audiotool.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>
>
> I cannot find anything in the docs, but it is obvious that there is a
> limiter in the end of the signal chain - probably to protect the listeners
> from loud and ugly output if something goes wrong.
>
> However, is there a way to disable the limiter? I understand that for most
> web-audio-api applications it is a nice and convenient way to have your
> output limited automatically. But we are developing a DAW where the user
> should have full control over the signal chain.
>
> ~
> André Michelle
> http://www.audiotool.com
>
>
Received on Monday, 25 September 2017 15:21:13 UTC

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