[fpc-pascal] Linux sound (especially MIDI) programming: ALSA?

Mark Morgan Lloyd markMLl.fpc-pascal at telemetry.co.uk
Sun May 6 17:49:07 CEST 2012

Wimpie Nortje wrote:
> I have used ALSA to record sound. It was some time ago, I think on
> Kubuntu 10.04 or so.
> I can send you some code I used but I have no idea whether it will work
> under newer Linux's

Thanks, but since it's specifically MIDI I'm interested in it might not 
be relevant.

Can you remember which Pascal interface to the ALSA libraries you were 
using? I think I've seen two, but I've not yet checked to see whether 
they were actually minor variants of the same thing.

> On 2012/05/06 10:09 AM, Mark Morgan Lloyd wrote:
>> Has anybody used FPC to control ALSA on Linux? I need to filter a MIDI
>> stream in real time, and handle transposition etc.
>> If anybody knows of useful resources I'd appreciate any hints.

Mark Morgan Lloyd
markMLl .AT. telemetry.co .DOT. uk

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