qmidinet(1) MIDI Network Gateway via UDP/IP Multicast


qmidinet [options]


This manual page documents briefly the qmidinet command.

QmidiNet is a MIDI network gateway application that sends and receives MIDI data (ALSA Sequencer) over the network, using UDP/IP multicast.

It was inspired by multimidicast (http://llg.cubic.org/tools) and designed to be compatible with ipMIDI for Windows (http://nerds.de).


-n, --num-ports=[num-ports]
Use this number of ports (default = 1)
-i, --interface=[interface]
Use specific network interface (default = all)
-u, --address, --udp-addr=[address]
Use specific network address (default =
-p, --port, --udp-port=[port]
Use specific network port (default = 21928)
-a, --alsa-midi[=flag]
Enable ALSA MIDI (0|1|yes|no|on|off, default = yes)
-j, --jack-midi[=flag]
Enable JACK MIDI (0|1|yes|no|on|off, default = no)
-g, --no-gui
Disable the graphical user interface (GUI)
-h, --help
Show help about command line options
-v, --version
Show version information


Configuration settings are stored in ~/.config/rncbc.org/QmidiNet.conf


QmidiNet was written by Rui Nuno Capela.

This manual page was written by Alessio Treglia <[email protected]>, for the Debian project (but may be used by others).