[CM] CM version that works with the examples in the book?

Achim Bornhoeft achim.bornhoeft at googlemail.com
Tue Feb 10 00:32:06 PST 2009

the examples should work with CM 2.10.0. You can download it under;


Am 09.02.2009 um 21:24 schrieb Yuri Jossa:

> Hi Folks
> I purchased the book 'Notes from the Metalevel' a while ago, hoping  
> to be
> able to learn CM, and while going through the examples given in the  
> book, i
> discovered that they do not work with the software that came with  
> the CD in
> the book (Common Music 2.4.2)
> I downloaded the latest version of GraceCL / CM (3.2.4) and the  
> examples
> from the book do not work there either.
> Going through the example programs that came with the GraceCL 3.2.4, i
> noticed that some of them do not work either, at least not with my  
> setup
> (Win XP + Midi Yoke -> Ableton 7.10), despite getting the MIDI test  
> output
> to work.
> I was able to get the foster.sal program to work once with one voice  
> after
> modifying the output in the code and commenting out the midi program  
> change,
> but i was unable to get it working again, despite multiple reboots and
> freezes.
> I also unsuccessfully attempted to get the program to output a  
> complete midi
> file.
> My question is: Is there a version of Common Music that works with the
> examples that came with the book?
> I really don't care how old or outdated the version is, even if it  
> doesn't
> have real-time MIDI output.. i would rather have something that  
> works with
> the examples in the book, than a totally undocumented 'newer'  
> version with
> easier syntax and fancy features.
> Any help will be greatly appreciated.
> Thank you
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