[PD-dev] [ pure-data-Bugs-2621932 ] gop multiplicity

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Bugs item #2621932, was opened at 2009-02-21 00:44
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Status: Open
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Priority: 5
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Submitted By: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody)
Assigned to: Nobody/Anonymous (nobody)
Summary: gop multiplicity

Initial Comment:

1. Open patch.pd
2. Delete the subpatch.
3. Either a) create a new my_abs object or b) undo the previous delete
4. Repeat steps 2-3 n times.

Now when you open the subpatch, all actions occur n+1 times, e.g.:
* creating a new object box makes a chain of n+1 object boxes
* patch is saved n+1 times
* paste creates n+1 new copies

If you don't save and try to close patch.pd, it repeats the message "discard changes to patch.pd" and sometimes crashes after two or three times.

The behavior persists until closing pd completely.  So if you go through the steps above 3 times, close the patch, and reopen it and go through them 3 more times, you'll get 7 extra objects every time you create something from the "put" menu.

I only get this behavior when using gop, and with an object visible in the gop window.  Same for abstractions.  For each extra object created in the subpatch, I get a "consistency check failed: canvas_vis" error to the console.

Using pd-0.42-4 on windows xp sp3

jancsika at yahoo.com


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