[PD] edit or play mode information

Steffen stffn at dibidut.dk
Mon Jan 29 17:06:28 CET 2007

On 29/01/2007, at 15.30, Chuckk Hubbard wrote:

> I didn't think you wanted cursor control.  I'm saying I don't think
> what you want is possible, but it is possible to set up other keys to
> control edit mode, and that the toggle that does so can be used to
> directly control other things.  Maybe someone else knows a way to read
> the mode from a patch; I've never found a way either.

When sending the msg. [; pd editmode 1(, Pd respond with this:
pd: unknown message editmode  1

So it might not be possible to read the editmode status of the  
current patch, as it is with a subpatch using:

[r pd-subpatch_name]
[route editomode]
[print editmode_status_of_subpatch_name]

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