lm8 has packaged midicomp for VL 6.0.
Package Size: 16K
Installed Size: 60K
midicomp: Midicomp is a command line program that can convert midi to ASCII
midicomp: text format for editing and then back to midi again.
midicomp: License: GPL
midicomp: Authors: Mark Constable based on work by Piet van Oostrum and et al
midicomp: Website: http://freepats.zenvoid.org/tools/midicomp/
After testing this package please stop back here and let us know how it works for you.