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1 <?xml version='1.0' encoding='iso-8859-1'?>
2 <!DOCTYPE section SYSTEM "./tX.dtd">
3 <section name='download'>
4   &db;
5   <download>
6     <index>
7       <title>Available Downloads</title>
8     </index>
9     <current version='3.80' havebz2='yes' />
10     <subsection>
11       <title>Requirements</title>
12       <para>terminatorX requires: 
13       <itemizedlist>
14         <listitem>
15           <nopara>A Linux or FreeBSD system with the GNU C library
16           installed.</nopara>
17         </listitem>
18         <listitem>
19           <nopara>
20           <link ref='http://www.xfree86.org'>XFree86</link> with DGA/DirectMouse
21           support. DGA should be available in all XFree86 releases after 3.3,
22           but 
23           <bold>not every X-server provides DGA</bold>, so please check that
24           your X-server has that feature. 
25           <newline />
26           <!--
27 <red>WARNING:
28 </red>
29  XFree86 Version 4.0.0 has buggy
30               DGA-Mouse support, please upgrade to Version 4.0.1 or above to
31               be able to use terminatorX-->
32 </nopara>
33         </listitem>
34         <listitem>
35           <nopara>The 
36           <link ref='http://www.gtk.org'>Gimp Toolkit - gtk+</link> Version 2.0
37           or above</nopara>
38         </listitem>
39         <listitem>
40           <nopara>
41           <dblink id='ladspa'/> The Linux Audio
42           Developer's Simple Plugin API</nopara>
43         </listitem>
44         <listitem>
45           <nopara>
46           <link ref='http://www.libxml.org'>LibXML</link> which comes installed
47           with most distributions</nopara>
48         </listitem>
49         <listitem>
50           <nopara>terminatorX supports Steve Harris' 
51           <dblink id='liblrdf'/> which allows
52           categorizing LADSPA plugins. Although terminatorX can be built
53           without liblrdf support I strongly recommend installing it when you
54           plan on using Steve Harris' wonderful 
55           <link ref='http://plugin.org.uk/'>plugin collection</link> with
56           terminatorX.</nopara>
57         </listitem>
58         <listitem>
59           <nopara>terminatorX' MIDI interface is based on the ALSA sequencer
60           API and therefor requires a working 
61           <dblink id='alsa'/> setup</nopara>
62         </listitem>
63         <listitem>
64           <para>To enhance audiofile support I strongly recommend installing: 
65           <itemizedlist>
66             <listitem>
67               <nopara>
68               <link ref='http://www.68k.org/~michael/audiofile/'>
69               libaudiofile</link> for loading wav, aiff and au files and 
70               <link ref='http://sox.sourceforge.net'>sox</link> for
71               pre-listening and loading of file formats not supported by
72               libaudiofile.</nopara>
73             </listitem>
74             <listitem>
75               <nopara>
76               <link ref='http://www.xiph.org/ogg/vorbis/'>libvorbis</link> for
77               loading of OGG Vorbis (.ogg) streams and 
78               <link ref='http://www.xiph.org/ogg/vorbis/'>ogg123</link> for
79               pre-listening to them.</nopara>
80             </listitem>
81             <listitem>
82               <nopara>The 
83               <link ref='http://www.mars.org/home/rob/proj/mpeg/'>
84               mad</link> (MPEG Audio Decocder) library for loading mp3 streams
85               and 
86               <link ref='http://www.mpg123.de'>mpg123</link> or 
87               <link ref='http://mpg321.sourceforge.net'>mpg321</link> for
88               pre-listening of these.</nopara>
89             </listitem>
90           </itemizedlist>Note: Most of these libraries are included with
91           current Linux distributions - so you might want to check your
92           vendor's package list before building the libraries from
93           source.</para>
94         </listitem>
95       </itemizedlist></para>
96     </subsection>
97     <subsection>
98       <title>Current Version</title>
99       <currentversion />
100       <para>
101       <link ref='http://www.debian.org'>Debian</link> users may prefer to
102       install the 
103       <link ref='http://packages.debian.org/unstable/sound/terminatorx.html'>
104       terminatorX Debian package</link> via 
105       <italic>apt-get</italic>.</para>
106       <para>Mandrake users may want to check out
107       <person>
108         <name>Thac</name>
109         <email>tobbe@nyvalls.com</email>
110       </person>'s RPMs <link ref='http://rpm.nyvalls.se/sound9.0.html'>here</link>.</para>
111     </subsection>
112     <subsection>
113       <title>Old Sources</title>
114       <tarfiles>
115         <tar version='3.80' havebz2='yes' />
116         <tar version='3.73' havebz2='yes' />
117         <tar version='3.72' />
118         <tar version='3.71' />
119         <tar version='3.70' />
120         <tar version='3.60' />
121         <tar version='3.55' />
122         <tar version='3.51' />
123         <tar version='3.5' />
124         <tar version='3.2' />
125         <tar version='3.1' />
126         <tar version='3.01' />
127         <tar version='3.0' />
128       </tarfiles>
129     </subsection>
130     <subsection>
131       <title>Old RPMs</title>
132       <rpmfiles>
133         <!-- <rpm type="i386" version="3.80" rpmsubversion="1" distribution="Mandrake 9.1" note="no lilbrdf" ext="mdk"/> -->
134 <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.80' type='i386' distribution='RH 8.0'
135 note='without liblrdf, ALSA, MIDI and libmad support' />
136         <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.73' type='i386' />
137         <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.72' type='i386' />
138         <rpm rpmsubversion='2' version='3.71' type='i586' />
139         <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.70' type='i586' />
140         <rpm rpmsubversion='2' version='3.60' type='i586' />
141         <rpm rpmsubversion='2' version='3.71' type='sparc' />
142         <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.73' type='src' />
143         <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.72' type='src' />
144         <rpm rpmsubversion='2' version='3.71' type='src' />
145         <rpm rpmsubversion='1' version='3.70' type='src' />
146         <rpm rpmsubversion='2' version='3.60' type='src' />
147       </rpmfiles>
148     </subsection>
149     <subsection>
150       <title>Historic Sources</title>
151       <filelist>
152         <file>terminatorX-V23.tar.gz</file>
153         <file>terminatorX-V22.tar.gz</file>
154       </filelist>
155     </subsection>
156     <subsection>
157       <title>Samples</title>
158       <para>I still have the "get you started"-samples 
159       <file>scratch.wav</file> and 
160       <file>beat.wav</file> available. If you have some audio files to scratch
161       on but no beats (loops) lying around here is 
162       <file>tX_beats.tar.bz2</file> which contains ten more beats I downloaded
163       somewhere else - Sorry I don't remember where they're from - if you know
164       please tell me so I can put some credits up here.</para>
165       <para>If you want to have even more samples check out 
166       <person>
167         <name>Erik's</name>
168         <email>e@osterman.com</email>
169       </person>
170       <bold>huge</bold> sample-archive 
171       (<link ref='http://ftp.osterman.com/pub/music/samples'>http</link>/<link 
172            ref='ftp://ftp.osterman.com/pub/music/samples'>ftp</link>).</para>
173     </subsection>
174   </download>
175 </section>