Matrix 13

Design of a routing matrix for Ardour.

There was a complaint that it would be hard to follow columns down to their label, such that one would end up on the label Reverb when following was is actually the Master column.

The old layout:

Aligning the destination labels top-right to get them closer to their columns:

Ignoring the signal-flow to reading direction mapping to see if destinations on the top would help. 2 scrollbar placements:
Top A

Top B

Matrix 12


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One Response to Matrix 13

  1. rdoursenaud says:

    To go further in that direction, I would prefer Inputs on top and Outputs on the right.
    Great job!