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Re: Open-source and free software
« Reply #120 on: January 24, 2022, 18:10:52 »
I have found and app that will allow people to run those old 16 bit windows apps on 64 bit Windows, it is called otvdm/winevdm it is available at http://www.columbia.edu/~em36/otvdm.html, https://github.com/otya128/winevdm/releases

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Re: Open-source and free software
« Reply #121 on: January 25, 2022, 03:33:10 »
I have found a fork of Timidity++ called Timidity++ 41, it is an experimental build of Timidity++ and it has the ability to use sfz's and dls files as well as sf2's and gus pats and it is available in 64 bits for windows 10 x64 and 32 bits for older versions of windows, it also has the ability to emulate many different midi modules including the MT32, they have also ported the twsyng system synth to 64 bit for windows 10 and it is included.

It is available at https://osdn.net/projects/timidity41/, the latest version is available at https://mirrors.gigenet.com/OSDN//timidity41/75958/ and all releases can be found at https://mirrors.gigenet.com/OSDN//timidity41/. It sounds quieter and less crisp then the original Timidity++ and that is with the same amplification settings, I'm not sure why.

If you find you don't like it, you can download the original edition of Timidity++ at https://sourceforge.net/projects/timidity/
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Re: Open-source and free software
« Reply #122 on: January 26, 2022, 18:46:18 »
DSP56300 EMULATION - Emulating the Access Virus C & other virtual analogue synthesizers

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We are a group of people who are currently Reverse Engineering and Emulating the Motorola DSP563xx

This DSP has been used in plenty of virtual analogue synthesizers and other musical gear that was released after around the mid 90s, such as Access Virus A, B, C, TI / Clavia Nord Lead 3 / Waldorf Q, Microwave II / Novation Supernova, Nova and many others.

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Re: Open-source and free software
« Reply #123 on: January 26, 2022, 18:59:15 »
Aaah, the DSP56k series, quite an interesting platform to program for... ;)

Speaking of emulating old things, 8bitbubsy has recently released an accurate port of the IT replayer engine to C: https://github.com/8bitbubsy/it2play
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Re: Open-source and free software
« Reply #124 on: February 21, 2022, 13:19:07 »
ToneBoosters have released their V3 VST's for free.  These are VST2.

https://www.toneboosters.com/support.html

Scroll down to 'Where can I find older (v3) plug-ins? and expand with the down arrow on right.  There will be some links for Windows, MacOS, and the manuals.


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Re: Open-source and free software
« Reply #125 on: February 21, 2022, 16:47:39 »
Nice, thanks for info  :D