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1 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2 <!DOCTYPE section SYSTEM "./tX.dtd">
3 <section name="download"> &db; <download>
4     <index>
5       <title>Available Downloads</title>
6     </index>
7     <current havebz2="yes" version="3.81"/>
8     <subsection>
9       <title>Requirements</title>
10       <para>terminatorX requires: <itemizedlist>
11           <listitem>
12             <nopara>A Linux or FreeBSD system with the GNU C library installed.</nopara>
13           </listitem>
14           <listitem>
15             <nopara>
16               <link ref="http://www.xfree86.org">XFree86</link> with DGA/DirectMouse support. DGA
17               should be available in all XFree86 releases after 3.3, but <bold>not every X-server
18                 provides DGA</bold>, so please check that your X-server has that feature. <newline/>
19             </nopara>
20           </listitem>
21           <listitem>
22             <nopara>The <link ref="http://www.gtk.org">Gimp Toolkit - gtk+</link> Version 2.0 or above</nopara>
23           </listitem>
24           <listitem>
25             <nopara>
26               <dblink id="ladspa"/> The Linux Audio Developer's Simple Plugin API</nopara>
27           </listitem>
28           <listitem>
29             <nopara>
30               <link ref="http://www.libxml.org">LibXML</link> which comes installed with most distributions</nopara>
31           </listitem>
32           <listitem>
33             <nopara>If you want to use support for Linux' POSIX capabilities
34               <dblink id="libcap"/> is required.
35             </nopara>
36           </listitem>
37           <listitem>
38             <nopara>terminatorX supports Steve Harris' <dblink id="liblrdf"/> which allows
39               categorizing LADSPA plugins. Although terminatorX can be built without liblrdf support
40               I strongly recommend installing it when you plan on using Steve Harris' wonderful
41                 <link ref="http://plugin.org.uk/">plugin collection</link> with terminatorX.</nopara>
42           </listitem>
43           <listitem>
44             <nopara>terminatorX' MIDI interface is based on the ALSA sequencer API and therefor
45               requires a working <dblink id="alsa"/> setup</nopara>
46           </listitem>
47           <listitem>
48             <para>To enhance audio file support I strongly recommend installing: <itemizedlist>
49                 <listitem>
50                   <nopara>
51                     <link ref="http://www.68k.org/~michael/audiofile/">libaudiofile</link> for
52                     loading wav, aiff and au files and <link
53                     ref="http://sox.sourceforge.net">sox</link> for pre-listening and loading of
54                     file formats not supported by libaudiofile.</nopara>
55                 </listitem>
56                 <listitem>
57                   <nopara>
58                     <link ref="http://www.xiph.org/ogg/vorbis/">libvorbis</link> for loading of OGG
59                     Vorbis (.ogg) streams and <link
60                     ref="http://www.xiph.org/ogg/vorbis/">ogg123</link> for pre-listening to them.</nopara>
61                 </listitem>
62                 <listitem>
63                   <nopara>The <link ref="http://www.mars.org/home/rob/proj/mpeg/"> mad</link> (MPEG
64                     Audio Decoder) library for loading mp3 streams and <link
65                     ref="http://www.mpg123.de">mpg123</link> or <link
66                     ref="http://mpg321.sourceforge.net">mpg321</link> for pre-listening of these.</nopara>
67                 </listitem>
68               </itemizedlist>Note: Most of these libraries are included with current Linux
69               distributions - so you might want to check your vendor's package list before building
70               the libraries from source.</para>
71           </listitem>
72         </itemizedlist>
73       </para>
74     </subsection>
75     <subsection>
76       <title>Current Version</title>
77       <currentversion/>
78       <para>
79         <link ref="http://www.debian.org">Debian</link> users may prefer to install the <link
80           ref="http://packages.debian.org/unstable/sound/terminatorx.html"> terminatorX Debian
81         package</link> via <italic>apt-get</italic>.</para>
82       <para>Mandrake users may want to check out <person>
83           <name>Thac</name>
84           <email>tobbe@nyvalls.com</email>
85         </person>'s RPMs <link ref="http://rpm.nyvalls.se/sound9.1.html">here</link>.</para>
86     </subsection>
87     <subsection>
88       <title>Old Sources</title>
89       <tarfiles>
90         <tar havebz2="yes" version="3.81"/>
91         <tar havebz2="yes" version="3.80"/>
92         <tar havebz2="yes" version="3.73"/>
93         <tar version="3.72"/>
94         <tar version="3.71"/>
95         <tar version="3.70"/>
96         <tar version="3.60"/>
97         <tar version="3.55"/>
98         <tar version="3.51"/>
99         <tar version="3.5"/>
100         <tar version="3.2"/>
101         <tar version="3.1"/>
102         <tar version="3.01"/>
103         <tar version="3.0"/>
104       </tarfiles>
105     </subsection>
106     <subsection>
107       <title>Old RPMs</title>
108       <rpmfiles>
109         <!--<rpm distribution="RH 9"
110           note="without liblrdf, ALSA, MIDI libmad and JACK support" rpmsubversion="1"
111           type="i386" version="3.81"/>-->
112         <rpm distribution="RH 8.0"
113           note="without liblrdf, ALSA, MIDI and libmad support, works with RH9" rpmsubversion="1"
114           type="i386" version="3.80"/>
115         <rpm rpmsubversion="1" type="i386" version="3.73"/>
116         <rpm rpmsubversion="1" type="i386" version="3.72"/>
117         <rpm rpmsubversion="2" type="i586" version="3.71"/>
118         <rpm rpmsubversion="1" type="i586" version="3.70"/>
119         <rpm rpmsubversion="2" type="i586" version="3.60"/>
120         <rpm rpmsubversion="2" type="sparc" version="3.71"/>
121         <rpm rpmsubversion="1" type="src" version="3.73"/>
122         <rpm rpmsubversion="1" type="src" version="3.72"/>
123         <rpm rpmsubversion="2" type="src" version="3.71"/>
124         <rpm rpmsubversion="1" type="src" version="3.70"/>
125         <rpm rpmsubversion="2" type="src" version="3.60"/>
126       </rpmfiles>
127     </subsection>
128     <subsection>
129       <title>Historic Sources</title>
130       <filelist>
131         <file>terminatorX-V23.tar.gz</file>
132         <file>terminatorX-V22.tar.gz</file>
133       </filelist>
134     </subsection>
135     <subsection>
136       <title>Samples</title>
137       <para>I still have the &quot;get you started&quot;-samples <file>scratch.wav</file>
138         and <file>beat.wav</file> available. If you have some audio files to scratch on but no beats
139         (loops) lying around here is <file>tX_beats.tar.bz2</file> which contains ten more beats I
140         downloaded somewhere else - Sorry I don't remember where they're from - if you know please
141         tell me so I can put some credits up here.</para>
142       <para>If you want to have even more samples check out <person>
143           <name>Erik's</name>
144           <email>e@osterman.com</email>
145         </person>
146         <bold>huge</bold> sample-archive (<link
147           ref="http://ftp.osterman.com/pub/music/samples">http</link>/<link ref="ftp://ftp.osterman.com/pub/music/samples">ftp</link>).</para>
148     </subsection>
149   </download>
150 </section>