[PD] [PD-dev] openpanel length limit on OSX and linux
hans at eds.org
Fri Oct 5 17:13:20 CEST 2007
While you are at it, you might consider removing the extraneous char
buf in postfloat()
void postfloat(float f)
On Oct 4, 2007, at 1:34 PM, Miller Puckette wrote:
> I looked, and I think it's just the "print" object that truncates
> the symbol on printing. In s_print, you can change the "postatom()
> to print bigger strings. I'll go on and chance my copy to use
> there, just to see what that will break :)
> On Thu, Oct 04, 2007 at 06:47:07PM +0200, Tim Boykett wrote:
>> To clarify: The file I want is:
>> when I click on it in the openpanel help patch, I see this:
>> print: symbol /Volumes/WORKGROUPHARBOUR/Projects/ShortTermDoc/Code/
>> where the position of the * is consistent across various files I have
>> The problem might be in TkTcl. If I create a deep directory
>> $ mkdir
>> $ touch
>> then try to openpanel into it, I get the following in the Pd console
>> error: .printout.text: no such object
>> print: symbol /Users/tibo/
>> I checked to see whether symbols has a maximum length of 80 char or
>> so, but it does
>> not seem to be the case. That is what I meant by my last comment.
>> Anybody know how I might get around this?
>> On 04/10/2007, at 5:17 PM, Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
>>> On Thu, 4 Oct 2007, Tim Boykett wrote:
>>>> I have found a strange problem with openpanel on OSX and linux.
>>>> If I open a file with a long name, including the whole directory,
>>>> then it gets cropped at around 80 characters (maybe 78 or 79). I
>>>> have tested this on a debian 0.40 install and the latest OSX
>>>> extended. I cannot see where this 80 character restriction might
>>>> come from - looking at the source there seems to be no place that
>>>> it is mentioned within the PD code.
>>> [print] has a limit size like that, but the actual limit size of pd
>>> is more like 1000.
>>> (in desiredata, the limit of 1000 has been removed)
>>>> I hope someone can help. It does not seem to be a problem with
>>> What do you mean?
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