[PD] data structures "multiply defined" when loaded from a file

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at eds.org
Tue Nov 2 15:34:01 CET 2004

On Nov 2, 2004, at 2:52 AM, Frank Barknecht wrote:

> Hallo,
> Hans-Christoph Steiner hat gesagt: // Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>> When I save my data structures in my patch, the patch loads without
>> errors and works, and I play them repeatedly without problems.  But if
>> I read the data from a file that I had previously wrote to a txt file,
>> it gives me this error:
>> warning: pd-template-sample: multiply defined
>> warning: pd-template-grains: multiply defined
>> warning: pd-template-pan_amp: multiply defined
>> and doesn't work.  But if I save that data from the file as part of  
>> the
>> patch, and restart the patch, it works fine.
>> http://eds.org/~hans/solitude.tar.bz2
>> I can't see any duplicate definitions, except that the structs are
>> defined in the header of the textfiles...  arg...  any pointers would
>> be most helpful...
> I also get this error message with every restore by "read", even in
> the tutorial patch in file "11-tut.pd". I had decided to just igore
> it, but maybe there is indeed a deeper problem with it...

Damn, I was counting on the answer from the data structures guru!  ;)    
Do the data structures that you [read( in from the file work?  With me,  
they display, but don't work.



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