[PD] pd command-line options . ( -guicmd , -guiport )
ild0012 at londonmet.ac.uk
Mon Aug 6 23:01:08 CEST 2007
I would like to find out more on how exactly the undocumented options
'-guicmd' and '-guiport' might be used?
when pd starts up it usualy listens to port 5401 and the netstat gives
tcp 0 0 localhost:5401 localhost:52381
tcp 0 0 localhost:52381 localhost:5401
does it mean that 5401 if where 'pd' sits and 5381 is where 'pdgui'
comes from? so the could be on different host or there any
restrictions? i have got pd compiled only one machine , so could not
test this yet ..
also another option - '-guicmd' - what about this one?
i thinking how to setup a such a 'multi-station', which could have
multiple users using some set of programms for their multimedia
production with such a particular oportuniti to work in the same
programm at time ..
so with PD, in fact , i can see many ways of implimenting that.
it is event too many ways to try, needs benchmarking i think. ..
appart from what could be done with built-in pd stuff, i'd like to try
Xdmx and may be even just XdmCP (simply when a user log-in on a thin
client - he gets a full-sceen patch as an Xsession ) ..
but i'm realy curious what those undocumented options are !
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