There's a new build of csound~ (2006_11_16) at:
This update is mainly for WinXP users who may have encountered
crashes due to incompatibility with certain versions of Csound5.
>From now on, a version of csound~ will be compiled for every Csound5
release (starting with 5.03). Install instructions for WinXP have
PS. Here's an excerpt from the change log:
-> Recompiled csound~ to be compatible with Csound5.04.
-> Recompiled csound~ to fix compatibility issues with Csound5.03.1
-> The opcode chnget can now be used instead of invalue.
chnget is useful for querying at i-rate and k-rate, whereas
invalue can only query at k-rate.