[linux-audio-user] How to check if I have midi connection?

Atte André Jensen atte at ballbreaker.dk
Fri Oct 17 14:32:14 EDT 2003

On Fri, 17 Oct 2003 19:12:18 +0200
Ketil Thorgersen <linuxuadio at rytmisk.net> wrote:

> How do I find out if it's working, and how 
> do I troubleshoot. If this is well documented somewhere and
> comprehensible for semidummies, I'd be happy to receive a link!

A nice trick when talking about midi into the computer is "cat dev"
where dev is the device in question. With my setup it would be
/dev/snd/midiC1D0 (Card 1, Device 1), but maybe you should start with
either /dev/midi00 or /dev/midi01 or /dev/midi0 or something like that.

peace, love & harmony


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