[LAU] Synchronizing 2 computer with MIDI
torbenh at gmx.de
torbenh at gmx.de
Sun Nov 30 02:13:38 EST 2008
On Wed, Nov 26, 2008 at 10:29:15AM +0100, Mysth-R wrote:
> Yesterday I tried with a friend of mine to synchronize our computers with a
> simple midi cable.
> We just want to make music together, and synchronize, the transport AND the
> tempo with a Master and a Slave.
> After hours and hours of tests, we just made the transport sync works. But
> we couldn't sync the tempo.
> Someone told me on the #LAD IRC, about netjack, but it seems to be to "loud"
> for what we want to do.
can you explain loud ?
> In fact, most of the softs can sync themself each other with JACK transport,
> but can't send Midi Time Code to the midi out.
so why not use netjack ?
grab current jack release and go.
it now works over wireless. use celt codec to
reduce bitrate. should give you 4channels in both directions easiely.
and i guess you only want 8 channels in one direction.
> And when we even they can send Midi Time Code, it can't be sync with jack
> transport on the other computer.
> The top would be to find a soft which can act as a bridge between Midi Time
> Code and Jack Transport. like for exemple :
> First Computer : Seq24 -> Midi Time Code send to Midi out of the Sound card.
> Second computer : -> Midi Time Code received in the Midi In -> bridge on
> JackTransport -> and then each softs could be sync.
> The other solution :
> First Computer : Seq24 -> JACK Transport -> BRIDGEto Midi Time Code send to
> Midi out of the Sound card.
> Second computer : -> Midi Time Code received in the Midi In -> BRIDGE to
> JACKTransport -> and then each softs could be sync.
> Is someone knows a simple solution ?
> I am a bit disapointed
its even sample accurate.
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