[PD-dev] configuration : .pdrc, preference dialog... s-lang

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Tue Aug 15 02:56:31 CEST 2006

It now uses more platform-native methods of storing the preferences:  
a .plist on Mac OS X, the registry in Windows, and a .pd-settings  
file for everything else.  I think the idea is to make it more  


On Aug 14, 2006, at 1:28 PM, Alexandre Quessy wrote:

> Hi !
> I would like to know where the configuration system of pd is heading
> to. I have read many months ago that the ~/.pdrc was deprecated.... I
> like that system, even though it is not possible to include comments
> in it.
> Maybe a system that would be nice to migrate to is the
> http://www.jedsoft.org/slang/ interpreter, which is somewhat similar
> to a simplified C syntax. I know there are many languages like this
> one (namely Lua, processing, etc.) but this one looks nice. For those
> that like the console to write software, you should check out the Jed
> editor, by the same author.
> -- 
> Alexandre Quessy
> http://alexandre.quessy.net
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