[linux-audio-user] FluidSynth problem

Joerg Anders j.anders at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de
Wed Nov 26 09:45:12 EST 2003


On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, Robert Jonsson wrote:

> 
> To my knowledge there are two SF2 capable softsynts, Fluidsynth and Timidity. 
> I don't use Timidity so I can't say anything about it.

On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote:

> 
> I'm not quite sure that these are about SF2. The first one uses Timidity,


I would use TiMidity++ But in contrast to FluidSynth this program
loads every instrument (program) immediately before it is
needed.

This leads to gaps if a new instrument begins to play.

FluidSynth (seems to) load(s) the whole soundfont into 
the ram AT program start.

-- 
J.Anders, Chemnitz, GERMANY (ja at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de)


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