[PD] nogui mode WAS: Re: debian/ubuntu package for

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Mon Jul 9 13:42:02 CEST 2007

On Jul 9, 2007, at 1:39 AM, Chris McCormick wrote:

> On Fri, Jul 06, 2007 at 11:15:05AM -0400, Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
>> If we compare pd-extended to how Debian/Ubuntu packages are  
>> structured for
>> programming languages like Perl, Python, Tcl, Ruby, PHP, etc., then
>> pd-extended would be a few dozen packages already.
> That seems the most sensible approach for Pd in Debian to me - several
> packages; one for each group of similar externals and each libray. One
> package for each object class, if you want to call them that, seems
> like overkill though. Infact in Debian Etch you can currently install:
> gem - Graphics Environment for Multimedia - PureData library
> pd-aubio - aubio external for PureData
> puredata - realtime computer music and graphics system
> pd-zexy - Addon library for Pd
> Not sure exactly why we're having this conversation since it seems  
> to be
> taken care of quite capably by GG already.

It would be nice to have the rest of the libraries as Debian  
packages.  What's available now is just a small subset of what should  
be there.

Any volunteers?  The package I made is just a quick hack to make  
things easier to install.  I hope it gets replaced soon.


> Best,
> Chris.
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