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author Kyle Guinn <>2012-12-20 14:55:56 +0100
committer Matteo Bernardini <>2012-12-20 14:56:16 +0100
commit59c25301a23a9a8f7ba45593884765ccd8fa2844 (patch)
tree8fba66d48714d245c259b2872300781fa5451dbe /audio/TiMidity++/README
parenta2025c755982864d19eb5c77d70c8b878741d496 (diff)
audio/TiMidity++: Updated for version 2.14.0.
Autodetect instrument patch files Signed-off-by: Matteo Bernardini <>
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@@ -7,11 +7,15 @@ JACK=yes ./TiMidity++.SlackBuild
To add speex support, install speex and build with:
SPEEX=yes ./TiMidity++.SlackBuild
+To use Xaw3d in Xaw interface, build with:
+XAW3D=yes ./TiMidity++.SlackBuild
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:
/etc/rc.d/rc.timidity start
-You will need a set of instrument patch files for TiMidity++ to be of any
-use. The freepats and eawpats packages both provide a set of patch files,
-so one of those will be needed.
+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.