[Flac-dev] Re: More than 8 channels possible?
a.haakmat at chello.nl
Thu Mar 31 23:27:05 PST 2005
31/03/05 17:16, Brian Willoughby wrote:
> I do a great deal of live multi-track recording. Every tool I use creates
> mono recordings. At most, I combine microphone pairs or stereo electronics
> channels into stereo files after recording. Then, when backing up, I use FLAC
> to compress the mono and stereo files. My recording software already organizes
> the files for one session into a directory, so the FLAC files live in that
> directory, too.
Sometimes it's more convenient to store a 10 channel recording as a 10
channel file, rather than as 10 seperate files wrapped in a container
> How do you know what the storage requirements would be reduced? The most
> savings comes from inter-channel correlation.
Didn't know that.
> I doubt you'll really ever have more than four channels that
> actually have real correction in the audio.
No, probably not. Will have to experiment and see.
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