Il giorno lun 31 lug 2017 alle 21:23, MING TSANG <[hidden email]>
> hi lilyponders,
> I did the following steps in frecobaldi - trying to import midi so as
> to produce lily text file
> 1. file - import - import midi
> 2. selection box appeard : select midi file (created by lily ) - hit
> "open" button
> 3. another box appeared - check "pitches in absolute mode" box - hit
> "run midi2ly" button
> 4. nothing happened - no log entry and no lily code generated - just
> return before step 1.
> What must I do to have the "un midi2ly" work?
I never use midi2ly, but I've just tested it in Frescobaldi using a
MIDI generated by lilypond.
Everything works fine.
You should see a new file starting with something like this:
% Lily was here -- automatically converted by /usr/bin/midi2ly from
You use Windows, right?
I don't think that it's a path problem. If lilypond runs in
frescobaldi, also midi2ly should be able to run.
If midi2ly fails for some reason and Frescobaldi doesn't warn about
this, then I'd say this is also a bug of Frescobaldi.
But I guess that the source of your problem is in midi2ly.
Please try debugging it using a command line:
and paste the output here
Keep me in Cc, as I'm going in holidays soon and I've disabled all the
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