[PD] start external application out of pd

Frank Barknecht fbar at footils.org
Thu May 26 17:11:47 CEST 2005

jonas hat gesagt: // jonas wrote:

> is it possible to start an application (with some command-line arguments)
> out of pd? (under linux)

There is an external called "shell" which does just that, you can get
it from CVS. You should also be able use the python external for
this (os.system etc.) 

I suppose you are aware, that this is a possible security risk, so
don't start unknown patches or use "-noloadbang" if in doubt.

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