Subject: Re: MIDI playing (AWE64, -current)
To: Oleg Polyanski <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/05/1999 16:06:38
On 5 Dec 1999, Oleg Polyanski wrote:
>         how  can I play midi  files on -current?  I  have AWE64 soundcard and
>         should first  download sound fonts  into soundcard memory. I've tried
>         to  use `sfxload'  (linux binary)  but  it complains `/dev/sequencer:
>         Device not configured'.  `ossaudio.h' lacks of  some OSS MIDI related
>         stuff  and  that   prevents    `sfxload' from    compiling.  Browsing
>         `sys/midiio.h' didn't help too. Any advices?

noon% which midiplay

I've never used it for playing anything than the internal melody to the
PC speaker, though.

 - Hubert

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