[PD-dev] PD patches in XML

Mathieu Bouchard matju at sympatico.ca
Sat Dec 11 00:45:30 CET 2004

On Fri, 10 Dec 2004, Martin Peach wrote:

> Using the object's pointer as its ID would be useful this way. Also we
> talked about this a while ago as the meaning of $0 in a message, so
> that sending [$0( to an object wuld cause it to output its pointer.

I reiterate that $0 ought to be substituted in a messagebox message for
the selector of the message that triggered the messagebox.

Eg. sending 42 to [foo $0( would generate "foo float", and sending
"bang" would generate "foo bang".

Mathieu Bouchard -=- Montréal QC Canada -=- http://artengine.ca/matju

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