[PD] is pdp supposed to work?

Jose Luis Santorcuato santorcuato76 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 31 15:03:39 CET 2011

HI. in my experience in Linux if your machine is relatively new you
should replace the object v4l by v4l2, if you're on osx change the
same for pdp_ieee1394-

Pdp works very fine

Bet regards


2011/1/31 Matteo Sisti Sette <matteosistisette at gmail.com>:
> Hi,
> I just downloaded Pd-Extended 0.42.5 for Ubuntu (i was using an older
> snapshot which had some troubles) and tried to open some pdp examples, but
> they don't work, at least not out-of-the-box.
> They don't open any window and there is no "create" message or anything that
> looks like it is supposed to open a window - so I guess it is supposed to
> open automatically, isn't it? Anyway if I send a [create( message to pdp_glx
> a window is opened but nothing happens in it.
> When I bang the metro in the examples, I start getting the following errors:
> pdp_v4l: auto open failed
> pdp_v4l: no device opened
> pdp_v4l: attempting auto open
> pdp_v4l: retry count reached zero for /dev/video0
> pdp_v4l: try to open manually
> Any idea of what can be the problem? Am I missing something?
> thanks
> m.
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