What is Pd?Up to Table of Contents
This FAQ applies to: Any version.
Pd stands for Pure Data.
Pd is a real-time software system for live musical and multimedia performances. It is in active development by Miller Puckette, and perhaps others. The system is unfinished, but quite usable for sophisticated projects. It has been ported to GNU/Linux, MacOS X, IRIX, BSD, and many flavors of Windows.