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Re: How to auto print empty measures?

From: Kieren MacMillan
Subject: Re: How to auto print empty measures?
Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2018 14:00:14 -0500

Hi Reggie,

> I think it's silly that Lily cannot auto fill measures either that way.

As someone who recently used Lilypond to draw a Riemannian Tonnetz graph (see, I 
must say I doubt there is much Lilypond can’t do with a little programmatic 

> Like if you enter input 4 4 time. You input one Quarter note and an eighth 
> note and want to auto fill measure with
> engraved correctly blank rests like finale And sibelius it doesn't. You have 
> to always do all rests yourself.

That’s only because you haven’t written the code to make Lilypond do it for you 
[and anyone else who wants such a feature]. Patches are always welcome!


Kieren MacMillan, composer
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