[PD-dev] pow~ in Cyclone [was: Re: stripping down Pd-extended'sdefault libs]

Martin Peach martin.peach at sympatico.ca
Wed Feb 18 22:40:10 CET 2009

Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:

>Different names are a good idea, for sure.  But Pd should also not go
>down in flames if someone happens to create an object with a name that
>is already used somewhere.  Its not possible to know every single
>object that has ever been made.
>I just ran into this myself trying to create an abstraction called
>"beat".  Apparently, there is already a [beat], so I got unexpected

Maybe a [which] object could help.
Banging a [which pow~]  would output the path to the pow~ that pd was using.
Inputting a path would tell pd to use that one.


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