[PD] general libdir question

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Sat Jan 27 23:04:10 CET 2007

On Jan 27, 2007, at 10:59 AM, Georg Holzmann wrote:

> Hallo!
>> Sounds like you are using an 0.40 version of Pd-extended.  The  
>> libdir stuff was converted to use Thomas Grill's loader  
>> functionality, so you have to load the "libdir" lib before you can  
>> load any libdirs.  This same libdir.pd_linux binary will also work  
>> with vanilla Pd >= 0.40.
> Okay, thanks - I understand ...
> Can we make a site on puredata.org where we descripe all that stuff  
> from a user point of view ?
> Maybe in http://puredata.org/docs, but I don't know where to put it  
> there, because there are only user manuals - or also in downloads/ 
> pd-extended ...
> Maybe also the release path you described (with links):
> dated auto-build  -->   test build -->   RC build   -->  release
> so that newbies know which version they should download and how to  
> use it ...

Sounds like an excellent idea.  As usual, it's just a matter of  
someone doing the work.    Related to the web site reorg, I think  
that the doc section of the website should all be a wiki so that it  
is easy to contribute.


> LG
> Georg


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