The LED above -18dB are yellow. Guess what this want's to tell us.
The nominal level of the X32 is -18dB. Everything above is headroom for processing
To start with, it seems you are running the board too hot, nominal -10dBFS with peaks at -5dBFS is around 10 dB hotter than what most of us recommend.
But he says that he gets the clipping on the BUS when he is adjusting the EQ of the BUS. He is doing a inear mix with one BUS of the X32.
The problem isn't within the x32 mix-engine, which is virtually impossible to clip. It is when it passes from 40-bit float to 24-bit fixed sample depth.
You can only dim in 10% increments. But I never missed smaller steps.
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