[PD] pdp in os x 10.4.7 / pd-extended 0.39.2
km.takewithyou at gmail.com
Fri Feb 2 19:35:47 CET 2007
So let me make sure I understand you... you're opening X11 first and then
launching Pd/pdp? X11 *does* need to be open for the window to be created.
I think you're supposed to use pdp_glx anyway last time I checked, but I am
definitely not the most knowledgable source :)
On 2/2/07, Daniel Arcé <da at ringer.ca> wrote:
> I'm trying to use pdp in os x 10.4.7 with pd-extended 0.39.2 (hc's
> My goal is to create a simple video window using pdp_xv, but I'm met with
> the error:
> pdp_xv: autocreate window
> pdp_xv: cant open display :0
> same with pdp_glx.
> Here are more details about my situation:
> I needed to install x11 from the Tiger cd. This solved the missing library
> problems. X11 now says it is "X11 1.1.1 - XFree86 4.4.0"
> I launched pd-extended by 1) clickin on it, and 2) from the xterm window
> via "open Pd-extended.app". The problem is the same either way.
> PD launches with the smallest of complaints, notably:
> pdp_text : severe error : could not load default font : no rendering !!!
> I found some source code floating around. It seems that the error comes
> from this method:
> font = imlib_load_font(DEFAULT_FONT);
> if ( !font )
> post( "pdp_text : severe error : could not load default font : no
> rendering !!!" );
> imlib_context_set_font( font );
> I found the code in a google cache, so I don't know if it's current or
> Anyhow, all that to say that I went to that directory, and there are a
> number of .TTF files in it. For some reason DEFAULT_FONT is returning
> So my question again: How can I get pdp_xv to work on os x? Is the message
> "no rendering !!!" linked to my problem?
> I can create windows with GEM, but pdp falls on my desk.
> Any ideas?
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