MIDI library. Possible?



  • On 02/06/2015 at 15:04, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    Is it possible to include a midi library to be able to read values from midi devices?
    Probably, the library would be placed in:

    (Preferences Folder)/library/python/packages/

    If possible, what libraries (multi-platform if possible) would you advise me to use?



  • On 02/06/2015 at 15:16, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    Check the Python Package Index if you can find a suitable library.



  • On 03/06/2015 at 04:30, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    WOW! Impressive repository of python libraries, Niklas.
    Thank you :-)
    I have found some stuff there, but the documentation is sooo unclear. Damn!!! Why must developers be so criptic? ;-)



  • On 03/06/2015 at 06:39, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    Hi Rui,

    actually I'm not sure, to which documentation you are referring? And if you have an actual problem?



  • On 03/06/2015 at 08:31, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    I think he refers to the documentation of a library, Andreas. :)



  • On 03/06/2015 at 08:42, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    Yeah, thought so, too. Nevertheless wanted to make sure.



  • On 03/06/2015 at 10:33, xxxxxxxx wrote:

    Actually, the problem is that some libraries (the one in particular that I wanted to try) comes in .cpp format. That means it requires compiling, I guess. And there are not instructions to compile it. The developers assume that everyone know how to do it, I guess.
    Also, that means that, if I wanted to create a plugin that would require that library, I would have to pre-compile it for Mac OS, for Windows 32bit and Windows 64bit.
    Why don't they provide it pre-compiled and ready to install or copy to a folder?


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