[Scummvm-tracker] [ScummVM] #6686: SCI: General MIDI using SC-55 misses instruments

lavadrop trac at scummvm.org
Sun Dec 3 08:09:14 CET 2017

#6686: SCI: General MIDI using SC-55 misses instruments
  Reporter:  SF/natedavis82  |      Owner:  wjp
      Type:  defect          |     Status:  new
  Priority:  normal          |  Component:  Engine: SCI
Resolution:                  |   Keywords:
      Game:  King's Quest 6  |

Comment (by lavadrop):

 Maybe SCI is expecting to read a flag whether it's a Base or Extended MIDI

 I tested the intro in DOSbox and there it plays from channels 2-10.
 Did the same in today's daily build and both the Sierra fanfare and the
 intro are played using the systems MIDI Synth, but in-game music plays on
 channel 8-16 if and only if you disable high resolution graphics; during
 Alhazred's cutscene in the beginning, some instruments are wrong (samba
 I also tested using Windows 3.1 inside DOSBox, the audio of the fanfare
 and intro is a VFW movie and in-game the music plays on channels 2-10

Ticket URL: <https://bugs.scummvm.org/ticket/6686#comment:60>
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