[PD] PD network problem - pdextended
martin.peach at sympatico.ca
Fri Dec 14 18:12:37 CET 2007
Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
>On Fri, 14 Dec 2007, Martin Peach wrote:
>>>When using pd onsite without a network connection i cannot edit files
>>>pd-extened RC5 on Ubuntu Gutsy. If a ethernet cable is connected i can
>>>files, but if i am not wired in i cannot make new connections or edit a
>>>file. Is there a way to workaround this?
>>Put the files on the same machine your keyboard is connected to?
>I suggest that you disconnect your keyboard while you make suggestions like
>this one ;)
Just eliminating the obvious, like "My computer doesn't work" "Did you plug
it in?" "Er, never mind" ;)
>Seriously, isn't that a problem with the routing on network interface lo? I
>had problems like that because a certain version of a DHCP program would
>take the default as being "DHCP on all connections", but no-one runs a DHCP
>server on lo, and everybody has lo, so it would erase the lo settings every
>damn time, if you forget to specify a network interface as an argument.
I think pd wouldn't even start up if lo wasn't enabled (because there would
be no route to the gui). Why would the presence of a connection to some
other machine affect anything if no necessary resources are on that machine?
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