fluidInfo — Retrieves program information from currently loaded soundfont.


SPrograms[] fluidInfo ienginenum


Plugin opcode in fluidOpcodes. This opcode is part of the plugin repository and has to be installed separately. The plugin repository can be found here: https://github.com/csound/plugins

Iterates through the current soundfont for program information. Information is passed to a string array.


SPrograms[] -- String array of program information

ienginenum -- engine number assigned from fluidEngine


fluidInfo runts at itime only.


Here is an example of the fluidInfo opcode. It uses the file fluidInfo.csd and sf_GMbank.sf2.

Example 340. Example of the fluidInfo opcode.

See the sections Real-time Audio and Command Line Flags for more information on using command line flags.

; Select audio/midi flags here according to platform
-odac    ;;;realtime audio out and realtime midi in
sr = 44100
ksmps = 32
nchnls = 2
0dbfs = 1

giengine fluidEngine
isfnum	 fluidLoad "sf_GMbank.sf2", giengine, 1

instr 1
iCnt init 0
SSoundFontPrograms[] fluidInfo giengine
iNumberOfPrograms lenarray SSoundFontPrograms

until iCnt>=iNumberOfPrograms do
	printf_i "%s\n", 1, SSoundFontPrograms[iCnt]
	iCnt = iCnt+1

i1 0 1

See Also

fluidEngine, fluidLoad, fluidNote

More information on soundfonts is in the Floss Manuals: https://flossmanual.csound.com/midi/reading-midi-files

For other information on soundfonts look in the Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soundfont


Rory Walsh, based on Steven Yi's fluidLoad opcode.

New in Csound6.12