Midi on 5.3. stable - newbie question

Michael Nottebrock michaelnottebrock at gmx.net
Mon Nov 29 22:21:16 PST 2004

On Tuesday, 30. November 2004 06:42, snoozydude at optusnet.com.au wrote:

> Is it, that the sound card that does not support MIDI and if so is there a
> software sequencer I can install?

FreeBSD 5.3 does not support MIDI for any soundcard (AFAIK). audio/timidity is 
a software GM-compatible synthesizer that can play .mid files. However, it 
does not provide the /dev/sequencer device, so you'll need to use it directly 
instead of using kmid.

   ,_,   | Michael Nottebrock               | lofi at freebsd.org
 (/^ ^\) | FreeBSD - The Power to Serve     | http://www.freebsd.org
   \u/   | K Desktop Environment on FreeBSD | http://freebsd.kde.org
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 187 bytes
Desc: not available
Url : http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-multimedia/attachments/20041130/ed3ffb0e/attachment.bin

More information about the freebsd-multimedia mailing list