[PlanetCCRMA]Re: /dev/midi and pd

Kevin Ernste kevine@esm.rochester.edu
Fri Feb 11 00:13:02 2005

I neglected to mention one other important PD improvement.  I was
having trouble getting "-rt" to work on > 0.37 as a non-root user
(perhaps others were not).  I compiled 0.38 wth "--enable-setuid" and
it worked like a charm.


On Fri, 11 Feb 2005 02:04:56 -0500, Kevin Ernste <kevinernste@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > I have not really tried it yet. Did you do any testing?
> I was too excited after seeing the alsa-seq entry in Qjackctl, but I
> did briefly run some fairly intensive patches I have lying around,
> they seemed to work quite well.
> In addition to alsa-seq 0.38 has some nice interface improvements
> (these are some I recognized superficially): a tree/menu view of the
> docs, an expanded main window with its own a console, an improved
> "path' settings dialogue, an improved audio test patch, and others.
> Miller's page refers to a problem in 0.38-2 with the help pages on
> Linux, but they seem to work fine here.
> As always, I'm happy to be a planetedge guinea pig as needed.  I can
> certainly understand the desire not to upgrade internally.  Studio
> admins take a Hippocratic Oath too, right ;)
> Kevin