[LAA] Puredyne 9.11 (Carrot and Coriander+) - new release of realtime audio+video distro
danstowell+lxau at gmail.com
Sat Apr 3 16:17:45 EDT 2010
Thanks to those who pointed out that the .torrents had vanished -
we've now restored them, so torrenting puredyne can continue apace!
2010/4/2 Dan S <danstowell+lxau at gmail.com>:
> [apologies for cross-posting, please forward this]
> Announcing the new release of Puredyne:
> Puredyne 9.11 - Carrot and Coriander +
> Puredyne is a GNU/Linux live distribution aimed at creative people,
> looking for tools outside the standard. It provides the best
> experimental creative applications alongside a solid set of graphic,
> audio and video tools in a fast, minimal package. For everything from
> sound art to innovative filmmaking.
> Puredyne is optimised for use in realtime audio and video processing. It
> distinguishes itself by offering a low latency kernel and the high
> responsiveness needed by artists working in this field.
> Puredyne is based on Ubuntu and Debian Live. All packages provided by
> Puredyne can be used if you are running this flavour of GNU/Linux.
> = Puredyne 911 =
> == Carrot & Coriander + ==
> After an intensive 3-day development sprint in Helsinki,
> this release made possible thanks to Pixelache and HIAP.
> Changelog below, see also our tracker at
> == Fewer bugs! ==
> Problems fixed in this release:
> * amsynth loading crash (LP: #529858)
> * terminal dircolour theme (LP: #496296)
> * fluxus menu entry (LP: #507076)
> * whysynth menu entry (LP: #546086)
> * wsynth-dssi menu entry (LP: #546089)
> * xsynth-dssi menu entry (LP: #546090)
> * locale generation (LP: #508157)
> * mixxx jack interface (LP: #507675)
> * booting without hard disks (LP: #498782)
> * appearance with two monitors (LP: #505933)
> * removed default emacs keybindings for gtk apps (LP: #515445)
> * emacs appearance improved (LP: #522239)
> * application launch keyboard shortcuts (LP: #482822)
> * coding style for build hooks (LP: #544225)
> * irssi default intro text (LP: #525780)
> == More stuff! ==
> Additional software on the 911 CD (i386) compared to Puredyne 910:
> * libafterimage0
> * libblas3gf
> * libdvdcss2
> * libgavl1
> * libgfortran3
> * libgmerlin-avdec-common
> * libgmerlin-avdec1
> * liblapack3gf
> * libopenjpeg2
> * pd-mapping
> * pd-markex
> * pd-mjlib
> * pd-motex
> * pd-pool
> * pd-py
> * pd-readanysf
> * pd-sigpack
> * pd-smlib
> * pd-windowing
> * puredyne-help
> * python-numpy
> * rxvt-unicode
> * supercollider-common
> * xfce4-places-plugin
> Additional software on the 911 DVD (i386) compared to Puredyne 910:
> * jcgui
> * puredata-source
> * sineshaper
> * toonloop
> * ...
> == Upgraded things! ==
> Selected highlights:
> * kdenlive
> * mixxx
> * swingosc
> * supercollider
> * xterm replaced with urxvtd
> == Documentation ==
> Puredyne wikibook interlinked with the Puredyne website:
> * creating live usb sticks
> * booting live usb sticks
> * Puredyne help menu item
> * coding style guides
> == Important security information ==
> There is a bug in Puredyne 910 package manager settings, which is
> fixed in Puredyne 911 (LP: #507252).
> If you have already installed Puredyne 910:
> sudo rm /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/00secure
> == Prettier! ==
> * customized wallpaper
> * isolinux splash screen
> == Get involved ==
> * report bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/puredyne/+filebug
> * host a mirror
> * host a sprint
> == More information ==
> == Augment your soup ==
> echo "--- carrot_and_coriander.txt 2010-01-16 03:19:48.000000000 +0200
> +++ carrot_and_coriander_plus.txt 2010-04-02 11:52:57.383408001 +0300
> @@ -12,6 +12,7 @@
> * 1 teaspoon ground coriander
> * 1.2 litres vegetable stock
> * large bunch Fresh Coriander, roughly chopped
> +* 1 teaspoon cumin seeds (optional)
> * Salt
> * Black Pepper
> @@ -30,11 +31,15 @@
> 4. Add the vegetable stock bring the mixture to the boil. Simmer for
> 10-15 minutes until the carrots are very soft.
> -5. Blend until smooth.
> +5. Meanwhile, heat a dry frying pan and add the cumin seeds. Toast
> + them for a minute or so, shaking the pan occasionally, until
> + fragrant.
> -6. Add the fresh coriander.
> +6. Blend the soup until smooth.
> -7. Serve.
> +7. Add the fresh coriander and the cumin seeds.
> +8. Serve.
> " | patch -p0 /usr/share/soup/carrot_and_coriander.txt
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