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2 <!DOCTYPE section SYSTEM "./tX.dtd">
3 <section name='download'>
4   <download>
5     <index>
6       <title>Available Downloads</title>
7     </index>
8     <current version='3.80' havebz2='yes' />
9     <subsection>
10       <title>Requirements</title>
11       <para>terminatorX requires: 
12       <itemizedlist>
13         <listitem>
14           <nopara>A Linux or FreeBSD system with the GNU C library
15           installed.</nopara>
16         </listitem>
17         <listitem>
18           <nopara>
19           <link ref='http://www.xfree86.org'>XFree86</link> with DGA/DirectMouse
20           support. DGA should be available in all XFree86 releases after 3.3,
21           but 
22           <bold>not every X-server provides DGA</bold>, so please check that
23           your X-server has that feature. 
24           <newline />
25           <!--
26 <red>WARNING:
27 </red>
28  XFree86 Version 4.0.0 has buggy
29               DGA-Mouse support, please upgrade to Version 4.0.1 or above to
30               be able to use terminatorX-->
31 </nopara>
32         </listitem>
33         <listitem>
34           <nopara>The 
35           <link ref='http://www.gtk.org'>Gimp Toolkit - gtk+</link> Version 2.0
36           or above</nopara>
37         </listitem>
38         <listitem>
39           <nopara>
40           <link ref='http://www.ladspa.org'>LADSPA</link> The Linux Audio
41           Developer's Simple Plugin API</nopara>
42         </listitem>
43         <listitem>
44           <nopara>
45           <link ref='http://www.libxml.org'>LibXML</link> which comes installed
46           with most distributions</nopara>
47         </listitem>
48         <listitem>
49           <nopara>terminatorX supports Steve Harris' 
50           <link ref='http://plugin.org.uk/lrdf/'>liblrdf</link> which allows
51           categorizing LADSPA plugins. Although terminatorX can be built
52           without liblrdf support I strongly recommend installing it when you
53           plan on using Steve Harris' wonderful 
54           <link ref='http://plugin.org.uk/'>plugin collection</link> with
55           terminatorX.</nopara>
56         </listitem>
57         <listitem>
58           <nopara>terminatorX' MIDI interface is based on the ALSA sequencer
59           API and therefor requires a working 
60           <link ref='http://www.alsa-project.org'>ALSA</link> setup</nopara>
61         </listitem>
62         <listitem>
63           <para>To enhance audiofile support I strongly recommend installing: 
64           <itemizedlist>
65             <listitem>
66               <nopara>
67               <link ref='http://www.68k.org/~michael/audiofile/'>
68               libaudiofile</link> for loading wav, aiff and au files and 
69               <link ref='http://sox.sourceforge.net'>sox</link> for
70               pre-listening and loading of file formats not supported by
71               libaudiofile.</nopara>
72             </listitem>
73             <listitem>
74               <nopara>
75               <link ref='http://www.xiph.org/ogg/vorbis/'>libvorbis</link> for
76               loading of OGG Vorbis (.ogg) streams and 
77               <link ref='http://www.xiph.org/ogg/vorbis/'>ogg123</link> for
78               pre-listening to them.</nopara>
79             </listitem>
80             <listitem>
81               <nopara>The 
82               <link ref='http://www.mars.org/home/rob/proj/mpeg/'>
83               mad</link> (MPEG Audio Decocder) library for loading mp3 streams
84               and 
85               <link ref='http://www.mpg123.de'>mpg123</link> or 
86               <link ref='http://mpg321.sourceforge.net'>mpg321</link> for
87               pre-listening of these.</nopara>
88             </listitem>
89           </itemizedlist>Note: Most of these libraries are included with
90           current Linux distributions - so you might want to check your
91           vendor's package list before building the libraries from
92           source.</para>
93         </listitem>
94       </itemizedlist></para>
95     </subsection>
96     <subsection>
97       <title>Current Version</title>
98       <currentversion />
99       <para>
100       <link ref='http://www.debian.org'>Debian</link> users may prefer to
101       install the 
102       <link ref='http://packages.debian.org/unstable/sound/terminatorx.html'>
103       terminatorX Debian package</link> via 
104       <italic>apt-get</italic>.</para>
105       <para>Mandrake users may be pleased to here that 
106       <person>
107         <name>Some</name>
108         <email>email@email.de</email>
109       </person> has created RPMs for their distribution 
110       <link ref=''>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>