[PD] Question about Data Structures and passing pointers around...
mjmogo at gmail.com
Mon Oct 2 19:07:09 CEST 2006
I have found that when sending messages, it is far more efficient to
pass pointers to data structures, rather than passing a list of all
the parameters in the data structure. But, it also seems that I need
to append a new data structure to a canvas that is used to store this
instance data. Because I am working with granular synthesis, I am
generating a lot of data, and a lot of elements in the canvas data
While so far, in playing with what I have done, I have not really run
into any problems with running out of memory to store all my instance
data, I was just curious is there are any concerns revolving around
creating a lot of instance data within a canvas data structure.
Is there a better way of doing this?
Did this make any sense?
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