[PD] Problems with MIDI input, but only on Linux

Jim Ruxton cinetron at passport.ca
Thu Sep 5 22:28:53 CEST 2002

Hi Frank,
No I'm not using the midi ALSA drivers. That is one of the next things 
I'll try , although from what I've read on the ALSA list it's a bit 
complicated to get it working. Thanks for the suggestion , I'll give it 
a shot when I get some time.

>Jim Ruxton hat gesagt: // Jim Ruxton wrote:
>>I'm using a usb midisport 2x2 interface.The problem happens when I have 
>>midi input on both ports of the midisport. Occasionally Pd just stops 
>>receiving the data. The only way I can get it back is to close Pd, 
>>disconnect the midisport, restart it and Pd. This may be a problem with 
>>the Linux driver for the midisport. 
>What drivers are you using? If it's ALSA you might want to use the
>latest and greatest from CVS, as USB midi seems to get great developer
>attention there at the moment. I don't use USB-midi, so I can't help
>in detail.

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