Ardour Source Downloads
Source code (all platforms)
The current release of Ardour is always available as source code from the download page
The current source code of Ardour is always available from our source code repository. Full information on fetching code from the repository is available on this page.
FreeBSDIf you run FreeBSD, just install audio/ardour from the Ports Collection (
cd /usr/ports/audio/ardour && make install). You might want to update your ports first using
portsnap fetch update. If you want VST support, mark the appropriate checkbox; you will be instructed how to download neccessary file and where to put it.
How to build it
Full information on building ardour is available.