Timidity and arts
c.esken at cityweb.de
Wed Jan 12 21:11:04 GMT 2005
Am Mittwoch 12 Januar 2005 09:22 schrieb Ole Jacob Taraldset:
> This has probably been asked before, but I've been unable to find a resent
> definitive answer.
> I have a soundcard without built-in MIDI capabilities (VIA 8235) in my FC3
> box. I'm trying to have midi sound using timidity and the ALSA virmidi
> module. This works just fine when trying to run a non KDE midi program, but
> it does not cooperate well with arts, at least I'm unable to use kmid as it
> crashes. Hitting "play midi sound" (or whatever it says) in KDE control
> center plays nothing. The timidity interface shows up in the menu where I can
> choose midi interface.
> Is timidity know to work/not work with arts? Which timidity command line can I
> use to get it working?
Available output modes (-O, --output-mode option):
-Od dsp device
-Os ALSA pcm device
-Oe Enlightened sound daemon
-Oj JACK device
-Ow RIFF WAVE file
-Or Raw waveform data
-Ou Sun audio file
-Oa AIFF file
-Ov Ogg Vorbis
-Ol List MIDI event
-OM MOD -> MIDI file conversion
So it looks like -Or is your friend. I have never tried myself, though.
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