rumor - Realtime MIDI keyboard to Lilypond converter

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: rumor
Package version: 1.0.5
Package release: 2
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 222 B
Download size: 66.68 KB
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Program for transcripting simple music played on (MIDI) keyboard to Lilypond text notation. It receives MIDI events, quantizes them according to its metronome on the fly and outputs handwritten-like corresponding Lilypond notation. Tempo, meter, key and other parameters can be set via command-line options.



    Binary package: rumor_1.0.5-2_i386.deb
    Source package: rumor

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install rumor deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install rumor


    • /usr/bin/rumor
    • /usr/share/doc-base/rumor
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/AUTHORS
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/README
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/TODO
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/copyright
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/hmoll_prael0.png
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/hmoll_prael1.png
    • /usr/share/doc/rumor/rumor.html
    • /usr/share/info/
    • /usr/share/lintian/overrides/rumor
    • /usr/share/man/man1/rumor.1.gz


    2014-06-15 - Ryan Kavanagh <> rumor (1.0.5-2) unstable; urgency=medium * Update rumor to use guile 2.0, 02_guile2.diff (Closes: #746010) Thanks to Orcan Ogetbil for the patch. * Install the images required by the info page and tell info where they are, 04_info_image_path.diff * Bump standards version to 3.9.5 * Drop DM-Upload-Allowed * Update Vcs tags to point to current canonical urls * Tidy up long description * texi2html is obsolete; switch to texinfo's makeinfo * Add dh-autoreconf build-dep and call through it * Remove some files we previously missed in the clean target * Bump debhelper version to >= 9 and set compat to 9 * Override hardening-no-fortify-functions false positive

    2010-12-09 - Ryan Kavanagh <> rumor (1.0.5-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release * Launchpad wants to use HTTPS, update watch file accordingly * Update copyright with new years and emails * Rewrite rules file using short-form debhelper v8 (was CDBS) * Debian source format 3.0 (quilt) - Drop quilt-howto README.source, now unneeded - Unapply patches after build (debian/source/local-options) * Bumped standards to 3.9.1 * Turned on DM-Upload-Allowed with permission from Reinhard Tartler * Upstream changelog should be treated as such, not as documentation * Drop debian/dirs, unneeded * Have rumor display the correct version (01_correct_version.diff)

    2009-11-08 - Ryan Kavanagh <> rumor (1.0.4-1) unstable; urgency=low * New upstream release that fixes deprecated conversion from string constant to 'char*', (Closes: #551857) * Added myself to the packaging copyright * Updated debian/docs with authors list * Dropped end of line spaces in the long description * Updated watch file for new site * Added automake to B-D so that we can run * Added autoconf to B-D so that we can run * Call from debian/rules * Added texi2html to the Build-Depends so that we can generate the HTML docs * Build HTML documentation * Added the doc-base file for the HTML documentation * Added doc-base as a suggests * Never ship usr/share/info/dir.gz * Remove files that upstream's clean target forgets * Revert "Imported Upstream version 1.0.4" - We'll reimport it * Imported Upstream version 1.0.4 * Now that upstream ran ./, we can't remove the autogenerated files on clean * Revert "Call from debian/rules" * Revert "Added autoconf to B-D so that we can run" * Remove doc/ on clean so that we can pass the double build test

    2009-10-19 - Ryan Kavanagh <> rumor (1.0.3~beta1-2) unstable; urgency=low * Don't ship a /usr/share/info/dir.gz (Closes: #547307).