[PD] linebreaks in gui object name (label)?

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Sat Dec 8 20:50:23 CET 2007

On Sat, 8 Dec 2007, IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:

> Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>> nope... the iemguis only display a symbol, and as AFAIK, symbols
>> cannot contain a linefeed.  But it might be possible with some
> symbols can contain any characters, including line-feeds.
> i don't know whether iemguis will display them properly though.

In PureData, they will be displayed properly, but they won't be saveable. 
Any attempt to save it will destroy part of the properties of the object.

In DesireData, they are saveable, and they can be set through the 
properties dialogs, though a newline requires a paste because the field is 
single-line. Spaces and any special characters like {\}#;, are directly 

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