Package Details: csound 6.08.0-5

Git Clone URL: https://aur.archlinux.org/csound.git (read-only)
Package Base: csound
Description: A programming language for sound rendering and signal processing.
Upstream URL: http://csound.github.io
Keywords: audio compose
Licenses: LGPL
Conflicts: libextractor
Submitter: None
Maintainer: ainola
Last Packager: ainola
Votes: 39
Popularity: 0.024127
First Submitted: 2005-05-05 12:55
Last Updated: 2017-05-18 16:10

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ainola commented on 2017-05-18 16:01

It appears that Csound's extractor first appeared in 1994[1] while libextractor's first release tarball is dated at 2005[2].

[1] https://csound.github.io/docs/manual/extractor.html
[2] https://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/libextractor/

ainola commented on 2017-05-18 15:57

@lee, yikes! Good catch. I would guess that Csound would be the one that should rename the binary. I'll dig around to see what the appropriate COA is here.

lee commented on 2017-05-18 14:37

error: failed to commit transaction (conflicting files)
csound: /usr/bin/extract exists in filesystem

$ pacman -Qo /usr/bin/extract
/usr/bin/extract is owned by libextractor 1.3-2

Am I right in my judgement that this would best be fixed upstream in either project, whichever was later to add the file?

ainola commented on 2017-02-25 20:34

@camwebb, thanks for bringing this up. No reason not to include full support for all opcodes. I noticed that hdf5-related opcodes also weren't being supported properly either.

camwebb commented on 2017-02-25 04:23

While csound built fine for me, CMake disabled building of the python opcodes, because it could not set PYTHON_INCLUDE_DIR and PYTHON_LIBRARY to 2.7 with Python3 installed as well, despite the directives in the distributed files. I tried setting these in the AUR Custom.cmake, but it kept on failing. Finally I edited the PKGBUILD directly:

cmake .. -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr -DPYTHON_INCLUDE_DIR=/usr/include/python2.7 -DPYTHON_LIBRARY=/usr/lib/libpython2.7.so

and it finally builds the python interface. Yeah!

ainola commented on 2016-03-19 12:54

@spaceships: Could you provide a use-case that would demand an added dependency to this package? I just don't have any experience with needing that package and would like to keep it as light as possible.

Thanks.

spaceships commented on 2016-03-19 04:56

"jsoncpp" should be a dependency. Thank you for maintaining this!

mitchk commented on 2016-02-14 22:27

Thank you

ainola commented on 2016-02-14 21:30

mitchk, gmm is listed as a makedep, so any helper you were using would have nabbed it. If using just plain makepkg, you're required to build all AUR packages yourself.

mitchk commented on 2016-02-14 21:26

Thanks ainola for the quick response. Just for reference, I don't know if this is intended, but I had to install gmm separately before I was able to build csound successfully.

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