Midi input device not visible

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afielden
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I have a midi keyboard which I've connected to my laptop via a USB port. In the Ardour connections manager window I expected to see this listed, to connect it up to a MIDI track I created. However I don't see it.
Looking at my version of jackd2, it's 1.9.7, and apparently 1.9.8 has had a lot of new work to implement MIDI drivers. Can someone confirm my plan of action, which is:-

1. Uninstall my current Jack2
2. Manually install the latest Jack2

My O/S is Ubuntu 11.10

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afielden
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Perfect. MIDI input device now visible. Thanks Paul.