Boring feature request...

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jackal
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Boring feature request...

Post by jackal » Thu Sep 20, 2007 10:48 pm

...but can we have .CAF file compatibilty?
In their infinite wisdom, Apple have decided to make their new jam packs in this format and I now can't use them in Live.... :evil:
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Post by jonny72 » Thu Sep 27, 2007 2:48 pm

Isn't CAF just a container, with the actual sound data stored in Apple Lossless?

If so, I wouldn't of thought it would take much to implement support. With the price drop I'd imagine a lot of people will be getting Logic now so there will be plenty of others that would want this feature.

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Post by kirk95 » Sun Oct 28, 2007 5:38 pm

Need this feature asap.

Does anyone have a work around. This is nuts!

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Post by don_ananas » Sun Oct 28, 2007 10:48 pm

hi

only workaround for me was to convert the files in logic. that means add the .caf-files in the "bin" (formerly known as Audio-Window) , then select them all, choose "copy and convert "from the file menue, and there you are! BUT on my my machine it took ages to convert one jam-pack, because logic crashed if i tried to load more than 100 files at once. I dont´know if it was a matter of my external hard-drive, where i stored the jam-packs, or a logic-issue. anyway, caf-files suck! ;-)
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Re: Boring feature request...

Post by m.Lo » Sat Nov 03, 2007 5:17 pm

they really do what they can to bring apple-users to use Logic.

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Re: Boring feature request...

Post by dr.wackler » Sun Nov 04, 2007 2:44 am

jackal wrote:Can we have .CAF file compatibilty?
+ 1 :!:


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Post by j24keys » Mon Nov 05, 2007 3:18 pm

And please make it snappy....CAF files are making me use Live less because of this...I'm starting to miss you guys in many of my sessions! :cry:
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Include CAF export as well.

Post by logman » Mon Jan 07, 2008 1:06 pm

particularly if more DAWs support import of the files. It would be best of all if one could export unwarped WAV files with Live's warp marker data, if I understand the capabilities of CAF correctly.

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