Subject: Re: MIDI player
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
Date: 08/10/1998 16:54:32
> # > I presume "cat foo.mid >/dev/midi" doesn't work?
> # No, that could me made to work, but that requires roughly the
> # same code in the kernel as a bare bone MIDI player would have.
> Are we saying that this is undesirable period, or just more than you want to
> do now? I can accept the latter, but I would really like to have the
> functionality available at some point for the former. (with appropriate
> DONT_FILL_MY_KERNEL_WITH_CRUD options)
I think it would be a cool feature, but it has some unpleasent
features (for the kernel) of you want to play MIDI files of
format 2 (which many are).