How to install MeloSpyGUI (Ubuntu GNU/Linux)

Simply follow these steps

  1. Download the latest version of the MeloSpyGUI (melospy-gui_[X.Y.Z]_all.deb) from here.
  2. Open a terminal and issue following command to install Lilypond:
sudo apt install lilypond
  1. In your terminal go to the directory where you downloaded the MeloSpyGUI Debian package and install it by issue following command first replacing ‘X.Y.Z’ with the correct version number:
sudo dpkg -i melospy-gui_X.Y.Z_all.deb
  1. Start the MeloSpyGUI by pressing the Super key (Gnome) and entering 'melospy-gui' in the search field or by executing 'melospy-gui' on the commandline:
melospy-gui

Configuration

The main configuration file mss_config.yml can be found under /etc/melospy-gui. This directory also includes loads of feature definition files inside its feature_definitions subdirectory:

/etc/melospy-gui/
/etc/melospy-gui/mss_config.yml
/etc/melospy-gui/feature_definitions/

Installed files

Below you find an incomplete list of directories and files installed:

/etc/melospy-gui/
/usr/bin/
/usr/bin/melospy-gui
/usr/bin/mss_gui
/var/lib/melospy-gui/db/

To get a listing of all installed files from the package simply execute:

dpkg -L melospy-gui