Another big update to Ephemeral, but this time mostly under the hood. The biggest change is that I’ve reworked the rendering engine so that Ephemeral never needs to fall back to using the CPU for drawing, which means it will always draw with the new blur effect. The other changes are:
As with the last version, Ephemeral now requires Mac 10.8 or later. But if you’re running 10.6 or 10.7, the old 1.1.2 release is still available.
With some spare time on my hands, I’ve turned my attention to updating my Mac screen saver Ephemeral. This release is a huge update from the old version. The main changes are:
As this version of Ephemeral is a major rewrite, any feedback about how it performs for you would be great.
I’ve got more ideas for improvements, so stay tuned!
psxdmh is my PlayStation Doom Music Hack — a command line tool to extract music and sound effects from the PlayStation versions of the Doom and Final Doom games. Pre–built executables are available for Mac and Windows, along with a collection of the Doom music generated by psxdmh.
The source code for psxdmh is available under the GPL v3 license. This means you can have a look at how psxdmh works, produce a modified version, or use parts of it in your own project.
I’ve just finished a complete rewrite of my Windows screen saver Ephemera. It’s been a very long time since its last update! The main changes in this version are:
The full source code for Ephemera is available under the GPL v3 license. This means you can have a look at how Ephemera works, produce your own modified version, or use part of it in your own project.