[PD] no gem fullscreen support in extended

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Fri Sep 26 21:02:30 CEST 2008

On Sep 24, 2008, at 9:33 AM, IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:

> patco wrote:
>> Hello here is the error message:
>> error: GEM: no xxf86vm-support: cannot switch to fullscreen
>> let me guess, we need to add -lxxf86vm to ld code line...
>> could someone just add this link to pd-extended build scripts?
> it's simpler: someone (hans) has to install the libxxf86vm-dev package
> on the build-machines to make Gem magically use it. (please don't  
> fuddle
> with the linker-flags directly)
> obviously this will pull in an additional dependency to libxxf86vm*
>> so we don't have to recompile Gem,
> in the meantime, you could just use
> [dimen <width> <height>, offset 0,0 border 0( instead of  
> [fullscreen 1(
> not as comfortable, but not that unuseable either...

I am assuming this is with Pd-extended 0.40.3 running on some kind of  

Please file a bug report on that, then I'll make sure it is installed  
on all of the relevant build machines.


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