Re: Linux Midi Playback (Edirol SD series)

From: Gavin Graham (
Date: 01/02/04

Date: Fri, 02 Jan 2004 09:11:36 GMT

On Sat, 27 Dec 2003 09:27:01 -0800, Mark Uygur wrote:

> Hi,
> I am a musician who would like to switch to Linux. I need exceptional
> midi playback and really enjoy the Edirol SD series of sound modules.
> The SD sound modules say that they do not support Linux. Is there a
> way to get the SDs to work with Linux? If not, could anyone reccommend
> a sound card/module that has great midi playback and also works with
> most operating systems(including Linux).
> Thanks and happy new year,
> Mark

I am using an Edirol SD-20 quite sucessfully and without too much pain in
setup. I am running Fedora Core-1 with the Kernel 2.6.0 rpms as
provided by arjan.