[PD] usb midi interface

Patrice Colet megalegoland at yahoo.fr
Sun Aug 26 02:47:46 CEST 2007

I've resolved the problem with reading the udev documentation, it was 
very simple in fact!

just putting these lines:

KERNEL="midi*", SYMLINK="midi22"

in freshly created /etc/udev/rules.d/The_USBMIDI_rule.rules

and starting pd with:

pd -mididev 23

was the solution :).

thank you jamie

Patrice Colet a écrit :
> Hello,
>  for using my midi interface with pd I need to create a symbolic link 
> manually at each boot of my linux system with these lines:
> /etc/init.d/alsaound stop
> ln -s /dev/midi22 /dev/midi
> /etc/init.d/alsasound start
> and to launch pd with the following command:
> pd -midiindev 23
> I would like to start pd automatically without having to type any 
> command line, and it wouldn't be a problem if the symbolic link wouldn't 
> have to be created in root mode at each boot.
>  Consulting the pd-list archive gave me this hint:
> http://lists.puredata.info/pipermail/pd-list/2005-02/025929.html
> I'd like to test this but before that I'd like to understand what I'm 
> doing, and to know if it is the only solution.
>  Thanks for any advice.
> PS: FC4, i386, pd-0.41-test06, midisport 1x1
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