[PD] Problem with Commercial OSS and PD
trolls at binghamton.edu
Thu Jan 10 22:17:35 CET 2002
Well, I guess that explains it. But I am curious about the legitimacy of
their claim that it is 100% compatible with OSS/Free
(http://www.opensound.com/linux.html). I am still glad I got it. The audio
quality on my SB PCI 128 is greatly improved. Thanks for the reply.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Ben Bogart - FMPM/F1999" <bbogart at acs.ryerson.ca>
To: "Timothy Rolls" <trolls at binghamton.edu>
Cc: "Pure Data" <pd-list at iem.kug.ac.at>
Sent: Thursday, January 10, 2002 5:59 AM
Subject: Re: [PD] Problem with Commercial OSS and PD
> I'm using OSS/Commercial and I too only have MIDI In and no MIDI out.
> This is because OSS does not support MIDI out because most card do not
> have hardware MIDI out. If MIDI out works with your card with other
> programs thats because the MIDI translation is done in software, not
> by the card. This is what I got from OSS/Commercial documentation.
> no sure about a fix, I only use MIDI in.
> On Thu, 10 Jan 2002, Timothy Rolls wrote:
> > Greetings,
> > Yesterday I upgraded from OSS/Free to commercial OSS. Now MIDI
> > work in PD, and apparently only PD. All other programs with MIDI still
> > (Brahms, Jazz, Csound). Is there anyone else using commercial OSS and PD
> > with this problem? BTW, I get the message "opened 1 MIDI input device
> > MIDI output devices." This never happened under OSS/Free. Thanks.
> > Regards,
> > Tim
> B. Bogart
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