[Wine] Re: No MIDI devices in wine

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Fri Jan 1 15:16:50 CST 2010

Klaus-Peter Schrage wrote:
> In winecfg's sound tab, there is no ALSA entry at all, perhaps that is part of the problem (I get sound in Wine through Pulseaudio).

Pulseaudio knows nothing about MIDI and can't work with it. In Wine only ALSA backend driver supports MIDI.

Klaus-Peter Schrage wrote:
> And using a soft synth doesn't help, because I want to address the MIDI  hardware of my soundcard.

You have to properly set everything up, including on the ALSA side too.

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