On 05/12/2012 11:56 AM, david wrote:
> On 05/12/2012 11:04 AM, Gary G. wrote:
>> Perhaps this would be better targeted to the developers' list but here's
>> another thought on RGD files.
>>
>> Perhaps some genius script programmer out there could write a conversion
>> utility that converts Cakewalk/Sonar INS files into RGDs?  Or perhaps
>> even one of the Rosegarden Developers could write an import utility to
>> accomplish the same thing directly within the Rosegarden application
>> itself?
>>
>> While IANAL and have no idea if the INS format is proprietary or not,
>> FOSS is full of reverse engineered document viewers and converters which
>> seem to coexist beautifully with their non free counterparts.
>>
>> Such a utility would allow instant access to a library of thousands of
>> MIDI instruments and save us all the mind numbing task of entering
>> thousands of parameters by hand.  Honestly I'd think a simple perl or
>> python script would be all that's necessary to make Rosegarden a
>> thousand times more useful than it is even now.
>
> You mean something like the script mentioned here?
>
> http://rosegardenmusic.com/resources/documents/rgd-HOWTO.shtml

Oh, sorry, that's not the script, it's a how to that mentions a script 
that converts properly-formatting plain text or CVS files into RGD.

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David
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