[PD] install libraries with apt-get with Pd compiled from source?

Alexandros Drymonitis adrcki at gmail.com
Sun Jan 25 18:05:41 CET 2015

On Sun, Jan 25, 2015 at 6:28 PM, IOhannes m zmölnig <zmoelnig at iem.at> wrote:

> >> install 'alsa-oss' if you haven't already got it
> >> run 'aoss pd' instead of 'pd'
> >> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/alsa-oss
> >>
> > This last one did it! Launching Pd with -oss won't work (it can't find
> obviously, since "pd -oss" does the same as "pd": it tries using the
> OSS-drivers.
> but...
> > /dev/dsp), but launching it like you suggest "aoss /usr/local/bin/pd"
> > outputs audio properly.
> you really should avoid using OSS (unless forced to, because your
> soundcard only has OSSv4 drivers).
> use
> "pd -alsa" to use ALSA directly.
> (the hacks mentioned in the other mail really emulate the OSS layer on
> top of ALSA...)
The thing is that when I launch Pd with the -alsa flag, I get a prompt of
the available flags, and Pd doesn't launch (and -alsa and -jack is not
there, even though I configured Pd with --enable-jack). Do you have to
configure Pd with ALSA explicitly when compiling from source?
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