[PD] inconsistencies in msgfile

zmoelnig at iem.at zmoelnig at iem.at
Thu Aug 30 16:36:18 CEST 2007


Quoting Thomas O Fredericks <tof at danslchamp.org>:

> I also experienced many inconsistencies with msgfile. But I do not think it
> has to do with spaces. If you add data to a msgfile then send a "write
> /test" message, it answers "error: msgfile : failed to open /test"!

this is not an inconsitency. you probaly do not have write-rights in / ??

> When you
> try to read with "read /test" it answers "error: msgfile_read: unable to
> open test/test"!

this is not an inconsistency either.
msgfile uses pd's search-paths to search for the file. if pd cannot  
find a file "test" it will also look for "test/test".
so if there was a file "/test" msgfile would just open it.


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