[PD] DSP loop detection and abstractions/subpatches

derek holzer derek at x-i.net
Mon Sep 20 12:47:22 CEST 2004

 > ...Pd throws up an error about a DSP loop.  In fact there is no real
 > loop because it works fine with the abstraction replaced by the objects
 > it contains.

 > BTW, I tested also with a [pd ...] subpatch and that threw up the same
 > DSP loop error.

Last April I took it onto myself to find a DSP Loop solution. My answer 
is here:


The key was to use [send~] and [receive~] pairs, and somehow this keeps 
PD from discovering any DSP loops. Let me know if that helps!


derek holzer ::: http://www.umatic.nl
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