[PD] GEM: speed of pix_film (fps) manipulation
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Mon Nov 22 12:45:46 CET 2004
Am 21.11.2004 um 22:51 schrieb james tittle:
> ...yep, sadly this is true: besides the auto method, there's also the
> (OSX-only) "rate" message (not in the pix_filmNEW/pix_filmQT)...of
> course, you can also control the rate of frame playback by setting up
> a variable metronome into a counter that loops based on the number of
> frames contained in the film...
the rate-mesage! cool, that's what i was thinking of. a pity that it's
not cross plattform.
> ...and don't forget that by default, the gemwin is set to output at 20
> fps...this may've been good for the machines available with the
> initial GEM releases, but now I always set it to 60 fps (at least!),
> or whatever the refresh rate is of my output...winds up give much
> smoother output, and allows gem to do things in the background if
> necessary, or nothing at all if not necessary!
that's right: the CPU load is a bit higher, but it looks definetly a
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