[linux-audio-user] MIDI hardware recommendations?

Patrick Shirkey pshirkey at boosthardware.com
Wed Dec 3 01:08:18 EST 2003

paul wisehart wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 03, 2003 at 01:49:36AM +0000, Neil Durant wrote:
>>I would like to buy either a soundcard or dedicated MIDI interface for MIDI
>>applications on a PC, and was wondering if people had any recommendations?
> I have one of those edirol um-1 usb interfaces.  It worked pretty much out
> of the box on my laptop and 2 of my desktops.  All slackware machines with
> 2.4.20ish low-lat/pre-empt kernels and alsa 0.9.6.
> I got it because you don't have to do any firmware/bios loading as (i think)
> you have to do with the midisport usb interfaces.

I think it is done by default when the driver is loaded now. For the 
quattro at least.

> I use it to drive an old Dr. Rythm drum machine.
> Drums++ rocks. 

Patrick Shirkey - Boost Hardware Ltd.
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