hey hey! this is a great reminder for me to update the PLAY docs. thank you!
(@Alistair, heads up, moved your question to this relevant
it’s definitely possible to clock norns through midi.
if you have 5-pin DIN gear, i suggest this: Norns and Roland UM-One MKII USB MIDI Interface. works a treat for me!
otherwise, there’s a
friends of norns thread where you can ask specific x-gear-to-norns questions. here’s a search for the word
midi inside of that thread: https://llllllll.co/search?q=midi%20topic%3A17150
generally, the new clock system makes it dead simple to pass clock from an external source to a norns script, provided the script has been updated to use the new clock system (and that your norns has been updated to
go to PARAMETERS > EDIT:
down to CLOCK:
set it to MIDI:
you might need to go to SYSTEM > DEVICES > MIDI to select your MIDI device:
let us know how it goes!