[linux-audio-user] Re: SysEx from External Device

Clemens Ladisch clemens at ladisch.de
Mon Feb 21 08:02:57 EST 2005

Steven Schmidt wrote:
> > From: Clemens Ladisch <clemens at ladisch.de>
> >
> >That depends on the card number (see /proc/asound/cards).  If it's the
> >first card, the OSS MIDI port would be /dev/midi00 and the ALSA MIDI
> >port would be hw:0.  See "amidi -l".
> Forgive me, I'm still a bit confused.
> $ amidi -l
> Device Name
> hw:0,0 M Audio Delta 1010LT MIDI
> hw:1,0,0 Midisport 2x2 MIDI 1
> hw:1,0,1 Midisport 2x2 MIDI 2
> Does this mean that sysexxer should capture /dev/midi for the the korg
> through the delta 1010 on hw:0,0?

/dev/midi... are OSS device names.
hw:... are ALSA device names.

Sysexxer doesn't support ALSA, so you have to use the OSS device name.
In your case, the 1010LT port is /dev/midi00 (or /dev/midi).


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