eawpatches (also known as eawpats) provides a set of Gravis patch files suitable for MIDI audio synthesis. It is more complete than the freepats package, but since many of these patches are of unknown origin, they cannot be distributed by Debian.
This utility makes it possible to build your own personal Debian package of eawpatches.
- wget or curl
- unzip (optional)
To use this package, run the
make-eawpatches-package command. This will
attempt to download eawpatches, and create a Debian package (.deb file) of
The Debian package can be installed with the command
Keep in mind that eawpatches contains proprietary files, most of which are without any licence. Download and use at your own risk.
This program and its source code can be downloaded from GitHub:
Bug reports and feature requests should be sent to the Issues section of this program's GitHub repository.
You are also welcome to contact the author with any question or comment you may have about this program. Feedback is always appreciated. :)
Frédéric Brière - firstname.lastname@example.org