those packages are deprecated and are only there for legacy reasons

it is in any way recommended to use pd-extended and a up-to-date netpd archive from download.

recommended for beginners. no configuration/dependencies necessary. if you are new to pd, your are right here. choose the package for your operating system: (MS Windows)

zip-archive containing pd for windows, all necessary libraries and netpd.

install instructions are inside the package.

maintained by roman

pd-netpd-osx.tar.gz (MACOSX ppc/i386)

tar.gz containing pd-0.40-2 compiled for OSX 10.3 (works for 10.4, 10.5). we have also very good experience with pd-extended autobuild

maintained by enrique

Installation on Gentoo Linux:
check the unofficial gentoo overlay:

maintained by federico