[PD] difference send and using msg with ";"

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Thu Aug 16 19:24:30 CEST 2007

On Thu, 16 Aug 2007, Miller Puckette wrote:

> I've never profiled it, but I think for a single number, using a
> "send" object is more efficient, but for anything else (like if you
> have to use a message box anyway to format the message or if you're
> sending more than one) the message box wins.

If you are sending a variable number of elements then the [s] wins because 
the messagebox can't do it... jMax did it... there has been a proposal to 
have support for $* in Pd as well.

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