[PD] -nogui on osx

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Fri Jul 11 05:18:43 CEST 2008

Command line options on Mac OS X are problematic since Pd has a  
strange startup procedure: first, pd.tk starts, which starts "pd"  
which then starts the pd.tk pd-gui process, IIRC.


On Jul 10, 2008, at 3:19 PM, marius schebella wrote:

> Hi,
> I am having some troubles getting -nogui option work on osx.
> right now there are several problems with that:
> if I add -nogui to the startup prefs, the icon in the task bar keeps
> jumping, but pd does not start up. I have to start pd from terminal to
> get it running. otoh, I would prefer a solution without terminal  
> window.
> especially since when closing pd the terminal always stays open.
> any help on that would be welcome!
> marius.
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