[linux-audio-user] TiMidity++ and FluidSynth

Robert Jonsson robert.jonsson at dataductus.se
Thu Nov 27 02:52:54 EST 2003

Thursday 27 November 2003 08.29 skrev Joerg Anders:
> On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, Dave Phillips wrote:
> >   TiMidity can be configured to use soundfonts. Here's the contents of
> > my ~/timidity.cfg file :
> I would use TiMidity++. The problem is: In contrast to FluidSynth
> TiMidity loads the instruments not until they are really needed.
> That is: If the clarinet keeps silent for - say - 20 measures
> the clarinet waves are not loaded. In measure 20 TiMidity
> starts loading the clarinet. This requires processor time
> and leads to a short gap. (Also with my 2.4 GHz Intel)
> Does anybody know how to change this behaviour?
> And: Does anybody know how to recorord the FluidSynth
> aoutput into a WAV file ?

You could do it with MusE alternatively connect Fluidsynth to jack and use a 
jackrec or similar on the output. 


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