TiMidity++ is a software synthesizer. It can play MIDI files by converting
them into PCM waveform data or other various audio file formats.
To add JACK support, install jack-audio-connection-kit and build with:
To add speex support, install speex and build with:
To use Xaw3d in Xaw interface, build with:
TiMidity++ can also be run as an ALSA sequencer client. To do this, make
/etc/rc.d/rc.timidity executable and add this line to /etc/rc.d/rc.local:
You will need a set of instrument patch files or soundbank fonts for
TiMidity++ to be of any use. The freepats and eawpats packages both provide
a set of patch files, as well as the fluid-soundfont package, so one of those
will be needed.
Maintained by: Kyle Guinn
(the SlackBuild does not include the source)