[PD-dev] ATI + GridFlow + Gem + C++ + Linux = BOOM

Claude Heiland-Allen claudiusmaximus at goto10.org
Mon Aug 24 02:14:45 CEST 2009

Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
> Do you have any documentation on this as a suggested workaround?


"Explicitly linking against libstdc++ before linking against the opengl 
libraries resolves this issue!"

You can have an external (in fact, I use one[1]) that links libstdc++, 
and load it into Pd before anything else, which "works" - but it's much 
more fragile and hoop-jumping for users who just want something that 
works, how many times can you debug ~/.pdsettings or ~/.pdrc for users 
who don't care why C++ exceptions cause crashes when they use Gem or 

[1] https://code.goto10.org/svn/maximus/pd-libstdcpp/


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