What apps are known to work with Mat's MIDI patches?

Alexandre Ratchov alex-contact at caoua.org
Thu Jun 9 16:43:42 GMT 2005

On Wed, Jun 08, 2005 at 02:02:27PM -0500, Conrad J. Sabatier wrote:
> The only reason for this post is that I'm curious about just how
> satisfactory alternative (1) above would be.  Assuming a kernel with a
> properly configured MIDI port (connected to an external synth, of
> course), what applications will I be able to use with this?  I know that
> many of the current MIDI applications for Linux require ALSA, so that
> rules out quite a few of them right there. So what's left, then?  I
> need a lot more than just simple MIDI playback; I want to be able to
> create my own sequences, preferably using my MIDI keyboard as an input
> device.
> Anyone currently doing anything in this area who could offer some
> opinions?


I didn't have enough time to test MIDI support, but since "Midish"
uses the OSS API, it should work on freebsd.  

Currently i'm using it on other platforms, but if someone tries it, i
would really like to know if it works satisfactory on freebsd. 



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