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Snow Leopard

Good morning, listeners :)

Today's a pretty exciting day -- the veil and mystery behind Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard) finally clears.

To ensure that things stay nice and orderly, I'd like to take a moment to lay out some goals, plans, and procedures.


This week @smokris and @cwright are heading to New Orleans to attend SIGGRAPH 2009. If you're in the neighborhood, feel free to let us know :)

Depth Bomb - Video Synth with Kineme3D ala Gl Heightfield / Rutt Etra (Composition by gtoledo3)

Author: gtoledo3
License: (unknown)
Date: 2009.06.30
Compatibility: 10.5
Required plugins:

I wrapped up the basics of something I've been messing around with. Sometimes I wrap it in lighting like I have here, sometimes not. I also like popping the whole thing in GLSL (which can't be done with the GL Heightfield or the Rutt Etra).

I also like to dig in and add stuff like 3D noise, warps, twister, etc...

I'm uploading it in "faceted"/"textured" mode.

To get something more like what people are used to with the Rutt, put the normals on smooth, and/or pop on the wireframe more, or texture. There is lighting on this patch as well, so that's not typical of the Rutt style either.

I uploaded it with the faceted blocky thing as the default, because it looks really unique and I've never seen anything quite like it. Reminds me of Q-Bert and Picasso at the same time.

Apologies in advance if anything is whacked out. .. this was an ultra quick one, and I wouldn't be surprised if I mis-labelled something or another.

For you Terminator freaks, like Dust, take something like this and pop it in a metallic looking GLSL, such as the Environment Map or Glossy Wet.

Release: MIDI Tools, v20090623

Release Type: Beta
Version: 20090623
Release Notes

This build of MIDITools brings a bunch of stuff up to date. Lots of memory leak fixes and performance quirk/bug fixes.

Release: Freeboard Patch, v0.1

Release Type: Production
Version: 0.1
Release Notes

The Freeboard patch simplifies keyboard input by providing a string of characters/character codes, rather than a boolean for every key.