recursive paths [WAS: Re: [PD] missing externals after compilation]

Frank Barknecht fbar at
Mon Oct 9 21:56:06 CEST 2006

derek holzer hat gesagt: // derek holzer wrote:

> I noticed this last week when I did a reinstall of PD and populated the 
> "extra" folder with externals which were in subdirectories, copied over 
> from HC's Linux installer. I had to add each subdirectory to my 
> .pdsettings file manually, and that turned out to be something like 50 
> paths! I can see why it was done this way--to avoid nameclashes, but I 
> found it extremely annoying that PD doesn't search directories 
> recursively. Is there a way to change that behavior?

If Pd would automatically dive into subdirectories of e.g. "extra"
than all that work of placing cyclone-svf~ and bensaylor-sfv~ into
different directories would be in vain.

 Frank Barknecht                 _ ______footils.org_ __goto10.org__

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