[linux-audio-user] Generative music made with linux, again

Lars Luthman larsl at users.sourceforge.net
Fri Jan 27 08:42:30 EST 2006

On Fri, 2006-01-27 at 14:34 +0100, Cesare Marilungo wrote:
> Lars Luthman wrote:
> >I like it. And I _am_ interested (more in the algorithms used than the
> >PD implementation though, I've never really learnt PD).
> Each part (they're ten, one for each instrument) has a n/m chances to be 
> triggered every n seconds.
> When a part is triggered it starts a metronome of n bps that - at every 
> beat - choose a random note from a list (some notes are repeated to have 
> more chances to be picked), but each note has also n/m chances to be played.

Cool. I suppose your note lists are tuned so that everything is at least
mostly in the same scale?

> >And some negative feedback: set the Content-Type to application/ogg!
> >Firefox doesn't understand that it's supposed to open text/plain files
> >in XMMS.
> Are you sure the fault is not on your side? My website is hosted by a 
> commercial provider. I believe their apache is already configured and in 
> fact I can succesfully download an ogg file from my own website using 
> firefox and get it recognized as an ogg audio file.

I tried wget -S: 

HTTP request sent, awaiting response...
  HTTP/1.1 200 OK
  Date: Fri, 27 Jan 2006 13:37:36 GMT
  Server: Apache/2.0.55
  Last-Modified: Thu, 26 Jan 2006 17:32:02 GMT
  ETag: "1fe0054-1a36ff0-5bc38880"
  Accept-Ranges: bytes
  Content-Length: 27488240
  Keep-Alive: timeout=15, max=100
  Connection: Keep-Alive
  Content-Type: text/plain               <------

Firefox seems to do some sort of mapping using the filename extension as
well, but for some reason it's not the same as for the MIME type, at
least not with my configuration.

Lars Luthman
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