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Old 06-09-2005, 08:24 PM   #1
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Playing MIDI files under Mandrake

I am having trouble playing MIDI files on my computer (Mandrake 10.1). I can play mp3 files with no problem, and I can even load MIDI files into Rosegarden, but there is no audio when I try to play them.
Old 06-09-2005, 09:13 PM   #2
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Did you try mplayer? That little program plays almost anything.

type: mplayer -ao sdl <filename>

"-ao <driver>" is used to select the output driver. In my pc I found that sdl works fine.
type: "mplayer -ao help" for a list of audio outputs


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