[PD] missing externals after compilation

Thomas Mayer thomas at dergrossebruder.org
Mon Oct 9 11:37:03 CEST 2006

Frank Barknecht wrote:
> Hallo,
> Thomas Mayer hat gesagt: // Thomas Mayer wrote:
>> I was building Pd 0.39.2-extended-test5 for Debian i386 with the
>> information on the website http://puredata.info/docs/developer/Debian,
>> but some externals are missing, that are crucial to my patches and were
>> available with the Debian packages, i.e. svf~ and aenv~.
> Are they really missing? Did you try "find /usr/local/lib/pd -name svf\*" to
> make sure they are missing? Some externals have to be loaded using the
> pd-extended extension "-libdir".

apparently, these are not missing, but the Pd window outputs

... couldn't create
... couldn't create

Where do have to apply -libdir? It doesn't work neither as a startup
flag from the commandline, nor anywhere in the settings.

cu Thomas
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