[PD] gt~ and lt~ (similar to zexy <~, >~) and between~

Derek Holzer derek at umatic.nl
Thu Oct 4 01:02:23 CEST 2007

Hi Enrique,

Enrique Erne wrote:

> the <~ >~ seems to be pretty much standard, will they ever make it into
> pd-vanilla or is there a license issue?

Actually, on some systems there's an object name issue. I've seen many 
cases on Windows, and some on OS X, where ">" and "<" cannot be used in 
a filename, and therefore any object with those characters in the name 
will not create. I've recommended the [expr~] alternative for a long 
time now.


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