Openmoko on Design

Michael Shiloh michael at
Mon Aug 4 19:50:59 CEST 2008

Jay Vaughan wrote:
>> I have a MIDI keyboard I can bring with me to LinuxWorld, and a USB/ 
>> interface.
> Well I spent some time hacking on it this weekend and I've gotten a  
> basic MIDI parser/librarian/sequencer setup on the Freerunner now ..  
> great fun to play back tracks to my 19" rack using the Freerunner!   
> But I've got some cleaning up to do and some serious catching up to do  
> in the packaging department before I can put this out there for  
> general use - right now its quite a bit hacky to get things started.
>> If your synth is ready in time I'd love to show it.
>> M
> It would be nice indeed, but I don't think I'm ready to release yet ..  
> I have to get move away from my current hacked-up configuration to a  
> cleaner, public-packaged style setup .. and I can't really do that  
> with the moving targets of our current images, alas .. but stay tuned,  
> because if things go well with this weeks new ASU release, I'll do my  
> work all over again and make sure I produce proper packages that will  
> work for a majority.

No worries - there will be plenty of other opportunities.

I am no musician myself but have plenty of friends who are, and are 
Linux geeks as well, and they will love this. Please keep us informed.


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