Re: New feature: show song position (measure.beat) during playback

From: Alexandre Ratchov <>
Date: Mon Feb 04 2008 - 22:42:11 CET
On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 08:40:49AM +0100, George Wieggers wrote:
> Hi,
> > The last time i've looked at this issue (more generally how to
> > communicate with frontends), i convinced myself that adding this
> > information to the output of the '-v' option would be the most
> > flexible.
> > I've commited your patch since you seem to need it, but in the long
> > term i'd like to use the -v flag for such info.
> Ok, that's fine. I wasn't aware of the '-v' option, that's why I chose
> the debug solution. Your approach probably is better.

well, it's not documented; i've just added a new section ("Using
midish in other programs"), but it's still incomplete. Also added a
new line to the -v option to write the song position on stdout and
updated rmidish to use it.


-- Alexandre
Received on Mon, 4 Feb 2008 22:42:11 +0100

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