martinrp at vax2.concordia.ca
Thu Sep 22 23:30:02 CEST 2005
michael gardner wrote:
> i just subscribed to this list and hope it is quite active. i
> recently discovered Pd through my interest in Max/MSP. unfortunately
> i dont have the funds neccessary to really get involved with it at the
> moment, and it looks like Pd would be a good alternative.
> is Pd a good application for live audio performance?
It's good but I find you need to work at avoiding glitches , just as
with Max and most other computer-based realtime audio generators.
> since i know absolutely NOTHING about Pd, and dont know anyone that
> does, where can i find some useful information in regards to getting
> started and getting a feel for it? i absorb complicated technical
> information quite well, but i dont have a background in anything
Try Miller's book on line especially this chapter "intro to pd":
Also once you have pd installed go to the doc directory and check out
the patches in there.
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