Changes in Sonic Visualiser 1.8
since the previous release (1.7.2):
- Sonic Visualiser now registers as a file
type handler on OS/X, providing better
integration with the desktop generally (Dan
- There is a new function to toggle all Time
Rulers at once (key #).
- The CSV import dialog has been overhauled,
allowing more flexible selection of purpose for
- Text overlays are now easier to read on dark
- Hidden layers are now ignored when exporting
an image (Dan Stowell).
- A crash when starting a new session or
exiting the application after loading a session
with saved alignment data has been fixed.
- The duplication of right-button menu
functions when multiple files were loaded has
- The layer-add menu functions now have
shortcuts (Dan Stowell).
- The codebase has been reorganised into
libraries and a configure step added. It should
be easier to build and maintain on OS/X and
Linux than previously, although it won't make
much difference on Windows.
- A Czech translation is now included (thanks
to Pavel Fric).
Sonic Visualiser is
an application for viewing and analysing the
contents of music audio files. The aim of Sonic
Visualiser is to be the first program you reach for
when want to study a musical recording rather than
simply listen to it.
Sonic Visualiser is Free Software,
distributed under the
Public License (v2 or later) and
available for Linux, OS/X, and Windows. It was
developed at the Centre for Digital Music at Queen
Mary, University of London.
for Digital Music at Queen Mary, University of