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Question: Why is REAPER's MIDI editor a library (rather than being 'baked' in the main code)?
Asked by wasereb4 (79.246.84.x) on May 21 2021, 1:36am
Reply on May 21 2021, 12:56pm:
    Legacy decision from making the initial MIDI support a plug-in. Probably a bad decision, but shrug.

  • Posted by wasereb4 (79.246.84.x) on May 22 2021, 12:13am:
    Ah interesting, I wondered if it was done because it has some particular benefits. Thanks.

  • Posted by Justin on May 22 2021, 1:31am:
    initially it was like ".mid is another file type, like .wav or .ogg..." but eventually it became clear it was a lot more than that :)

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