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pmidi is a straightforward command line program to play MIDI files through the ALSA sequencer.

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  •  14 Sep 2013 19:45

    Release Notes: Rolls up fixes that were in version control but not previously released. Fixes a bug to use the correct device number when sending a SysEx command. The -v flag is now included in the help output. The other fixes are in cleaned up or simplified build configuration files.

    •  21 Dec 2003 01:53

      Release Notes: This release includes a feature to catch interrupts and all playing notes are now stopped before pmidi exits, which should please people using external or software synthesizers.

      •  01 Dec 2002 20:32

        Release Notes: Changes to bring the configuration up to date with the ALSA 0.9-rc6 release. A small bugfix to switch the timer off.

        •  04 Sep 2001 22:40

          Release Notes: This release contains a small change to play MIDI files that contain playable notes in the tempo track. Although such files are not really valid, pmidi now plays them in the same way that other MIDI players do.

          •  30 Jul 2001 13:26

            Release Notes: An update was made to track the changing ALSA API. This version is designed to build with the current ALSA CVS version. This release contains no new functionallity or bug fixes, and you do not need to upgrade unless you need to build with the latest ALSA.


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