[PD] midiout broken

Jamie Bullock jamie at postlude.co.uk
Sun Nov 13 11:53:05 CET 2005

I just checked devel (0.38.4 devel 2) on my machine, and that's exactly
what it does. Try to use midiout, and you get:

	putmidibyte not implemented, please report as a bug

I have just submitted it as a bug report for devel, should it be
submitted for 'official' as well?


On Sat, 2005-11-12 at 12:34 -0800, Miller Puckette wrote:
> I'm not sure what to do about this...  I patched the ALSA MIDI support from
> the "devel" version and can't tell, looking at the CVS log, who wrote it.
> It looks like alsa's MIDI implementation is wrong-headed (insists that
> outgoing MIDI be formatted by the application) and would be a pain to
> work around to get midiout to work correctly.
> Probably the thing I should do right now is to print out a warning message 
> about it when people try to use it...
> cheers
> Miller

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