[PD] Different Users on the same machine...

simon wise simonxwise at hotmail.com
Thu Nov 15 03:16:20 CET 2007

actually the readme isn't so clear on this point ...

if a preference file exists in the usual place for you OS then pd- 
extended uses it, if not then pd-extended uses the default one  
included in the distribution, so in order to use the defaults just  
remove the preference file in your home folder.

On 15 Nov 2007, at 12:48 PM, simon wise wrote:

> On 15 Nov 2007, at 9:59 AM, Mike McGonagle wrote:
>> I am not quite certain what is happening, but I installed the latests
>> auto build (1114), and when I start up PD under one user on my  
>> machine
>> (that does not have a '.pdrc' file), none of the libraries will load.
>> On another user (that has an EMPTY '.pdrc' file), it seems to boot up
>> fine.
> probably the user that is not loading the standard libraries has a
> preference file - the preference file name depends on the OS, check
> the readme that comes with the autobuild for details. The older .pdrc
> file is separate from the preference file and works independently of
> the preference panel, preference file and the default preference file
> included inside the autobuilds (which loads all the libraries).
> simon

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