[linux-audio-user] Debian 2.6.14 alsa problems
tdhoward at gmail.com
Fri Jan 6 11:16:38 EST 2006
> >>> Any other ideas?
> >> Just to verify: you loaded a valid soundfont into the wavetable synth,
> >> and you're sure you're sending the MIDI command sequence to the wavetable
> >> synth?
> > I have loaded the same soundfont that I use under Windoze, and all the
> > instruments show up in Rosegarden... But still no sound.
OK, I did a "cat /proc/asound/card0/wavetableD1" and discovered that
the soundfont wasn't actually loading! I hadn't installed the package
containing sfxload, so my call to it was failing, and I didn't realize
it... Bingo, now it works!
> > It's
> > probably something ridiculously simple, since I'm new to this...
> S'ok. You're right that it usually is something simple, but it
> never seems that way until *after* the problem is solved, when
> it's easy to call it that!
<g> Yep, it was ridiculously simple... Thanks for the help!
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