[PD] messages to messagebox
moocow at ling.uni-potsdam.de
Tue Dec 10 03:10:31 CET 2002
On 9 December 2002 at 17:10:31, IOhannes zmoelnig wrote:
> kristof lauwers wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I'm trying to control PD from another app over UDP, connecting a
> > netreceive to a messagebox.
> > Now i thought that, if i have a message with
> > ;
> > $1 $2
> > (cfr. patch below)
> > i could send for example "testrecv 10", and a receive named testrecv
> > would receive the number. i found out that for some reason you need to
> > send "foo testrecv 10" in stead..
> > can anyone tell me why? - what's happening to the foo?
> furthermore, it might turn out dangerous to allow sends to every
> receive, because anybody can send you something like "pd quit" (which
> might not be what you want)
if it is however what you want, and if you might have other messages
with varying lengths and/or type-distributions, you can always use
ps - sprinkler is in cvs, otherwise available from me
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