[PD] Max/Msp Patches
czaja at chopin.edu.pl
Wed Feb 4 17:28:53 CET 2004
forget about the File/Open -> *.pat route. Start pd with the
"-lib cyclone" option, create a [cyclone] object, click on it, and
load _either_ a max-binary, or max-text patch, no matter how it is
Then, look at the console, which warns you about missing objects,
and the like. Connections are preserved, though -- you are set
to start cleaning up the mess.
Cyclist is more of a debug tool, actually (but nice to have
around). It takes a single argument naming a max-binary file,
and dumps max-text to standard output. In case you still insisted
on trying the File/Open -> *.pat option, the command would be
"cyclist binfname > txtfname" (modulo path specs).
> Thanks a lot.
> Can you say more about this "cyclist" executable, because i only have
> the max binarys and no working MaxMSP at the moment.
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