[PD] lua scripting for pd objects

marius schebella marius.schebella at gmail.com
Thu Apr 10 18:32:19 CEST 2008

well, nqpoly4 asks for a very special method to write your abstraction, 
and I wonder if there is an overhead from additional send/receives?
besides, I will try it, never used it before, thanks.

Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
> Sounds like a good time for [nqpoly4].  I have used it to manage 1000 
> instances of one abstraction and more than that for multiple 
> abstractions.   Check the included Gem example for nqpoly4.
> .hc
> On Apr 10, 2008, at 12:10 PM, marius schebella wrote:
>> hi,
>> i need to create a lot of instances (let's say 3000) of a gem
>> abstraction. each instance has to hold it's own variables, so it is
>> difficult to work with repeat.
>> In the past I always used pd-messages to create these objects, but I
>> have the feeling that it would be faster and easier to do in a scripting
>> language like lua.
>> are there any plans to support scripting of pd objects (in this case gem
>> objects) within lua or any other scripting language?
>> marius.
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