[PD] select audio & midi from patc

Derek Holzer derek at umatic.nl
Sun Sep 7 11:30:01 CEST 2008

This problem would be handled with your PD settings, i.e. set it up to  
use ALSA-MIDI and the ports will appear in Jack. If you want them tied  
to MIDI ports from another app, you could use the bash utility  
"aconnect", perhaps as a startup script. See the last section of this  


(Comments and corrections welcome, BTW!)


simone-www.io-lab.org wrote:

>> I hope there's a way to do it.
> i am also interested to know if the midi/audio settings can be handled
> from within the patch, for example the midi ports don t show in jack
> before you activate them so something like a
> loadbang--1--<loadmidiports> together with lash would make a patch
> ready at every startup.

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