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projectM -- Milkdrop-esque visualisation SDK
Copyright (C)2003-2007 projectM Team
This library is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
modify it under the terms of the GNU Lesser General Public
License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either
version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
Lesser General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU Lesser General Public
License along with this library; if not, write to the Free Software
Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA
See 'LICENSE.txt' included within this release
Installation of projectM iTunes plugin for MacOS X
Simply drag the projectM.bundle folder from the mounted disk image
to the folder called "Library/iTunes/iTunes Plug-ins" in your home
folder in Finder.
Restart iTunes
In the "Visualizer" menu, you should now see an entry called "projectM".
Select this option.
Now, turn the visualiser on and enjoy the visuals!
Special Keys
' ': Pauses/unpauses music
F1: Show help screen
F3: Toggle preset name rendering
F5: Toggle frame rate rendering
F8: Toggle between screen and studio modes. Useful for debugging per-pixel
R: Jump to a new random preset
N: Go to the next alphanumeric preset
P: Go to the previous alphanumeric preset
A selection of presets are installed in
Library/iTunes/iTunes Plug-ins/projectM.bundle/Contents/Resources/presets
Feel free to remove files from this folder or copy different presets in
place. After altering the contents of this folder, you must restart projectM
by turning off, then on, the visualiser in iTunes to refresh the preset
ATI 3D accelerator cards are known to *NOT WORK* with this plugin currently.
We are investigating the reasons behind this and a fix will be released
as soon as the problem is sorted.
Fullscreen resolution is fixed at 1280x1024. Future releases will enable you
to change this on-the-fly
Mesh size is fixed at 48x36. This generates an acceptable tradeoff between
visual quality and frame rate. Again, this will be selectable in a
configuration dialog in the near future.
Returning from Fullscreen mode can shift windows around