[PD] repeated subpatches
et at lalila.net
Thu Sep 15 09:30:34 CEST 2005
>no pd doesn't do something like that. abstractions need to be available
>as separate files to be reusable.
>however, i remember miller has mentioned that he plans to allow
>(reusable) abstractions inside the main-patch.
>however, this has been a year ago, and it seems to not have made any
>(but probably he has just forgotten it, so your mail might remind him
>and it could get implemented for 0.40 :-))
(Miller? .... hello Miller?)
Personally, I would find this very useful ...(maybe I am alone)..
because often, one has to create external *.pd files which will only
ever get used inside the 1 main patch.... this means:
1) extra files on the filesystem (for no extra functionality)
2) more difficult to distribute
3) potential name confusion with other externalised patches (ok, that's
minor.. but it _has_ happened to me)
More information about the Pd-list