Version 2.5 of jack-keyboard can be downloaded from:
The biggest change is switching from hand-written makefiles to autotools.
This should make packagers' life easier.
jack-keyboard is a virtual MIDI keyboard - a program that allows you to
send JACK MIDI events (play ;-) using your PC keyboard. It's somewhat
similar to vkeybd, except it uses JACK MIDI instead of ALSA, and the
keyboard mapping is much better - it uses the same layout as trackers
(like Impulse Tracker) did, so you have two and half octaves under your
If you cut off my head, what would I say? Me and my head, or me and my body?
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