latest PureData-extended conflicts with vanilla PureData in ubuntustudio-audio

altern altern2 at
Mon Nov 17 19:37:29 GMT 2008

btw. i noticed that when uninstalling the package it changed my 
i had to manually add there
@audio - rtprio 99
to be able to run jack with freebob


altern(e)k dio:
> hi all
> I want to install PureData 0.40.3-extended on Ubuntu Studio 8.04. 
> Previously i had PureData 0.39 and this was not a problem because 0.39 
> installed to /usr/local but 0.40 goes to /usr/lib So Studio doesnt like 
> it because it already has vanilla PureData installed, this is included 
> in ubuntustudio-audio package so uninstalling PD wants to uninstall the 
> whole audio package.
> I want PD extended because it has plenty of externals and documentation 
> included. There are two options to install PD-extended one is via 
> apt-get, this is the docs about it
> another is to download the package and install it with dpkg i am 
> wondering if maybe i could force it to go to /usr/local to avoid this 
> error. I am always afraid of making a mess when this kind of conflicts 
> happens so if anyone could suggest some options it would be apreciated
> thanks
> enrike

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