[linux-audio-user] Command line tool for sending SysEx to a syhtn?
hardbop200 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 21 12:03:41 EDT 2006
On 9/21/06, Michael Schnurpfeil <m_schnurpfeil at rosenberger.de> wrote:
> you can use amidi from the alsa-utils.
> type 'amidi -l' to find out where your synth is connected. you may see
> something like this:
> Device Name
> hw:0,0 M Audio Delta 1010 MIDI
> hw:2,0,0 your_synth
> with 'amidi -p hw:2 -s preset1.syx' you can send sysex to your synth.
I used this tool to upgrade my Roland XV-3080's OS in the past. The
update was a mass of sysex files. amidi worked perfectly, without any
On Debian, I can't remember if the alsa-tools or alsa-utils package
has amidi in it, but it is one of those. Good luck.
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