[PD] newbie :: listing a directory

derek holzer derek at x-i.net
Fri Feb 27 17:34:08 CET 2004

Turns out that Yves' [playlist] object is just what we needed here. I 
think it's my new favorite toy!!!!


yannick.dauby at free.fr wrote:

> i need to grab randomly an audiofile name from a directory, which is supposed to
> be updated frequently.
> i was used to make such things in max/msp with the combination of folder and
> menu objects. is there a way to do that inside pd ?
> derek proposed me to make a script into the linux os, but i am wondering if
> anybody developped an object that could be easier for me to use (i am totally
> unfamiliar with linux tricks...).

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