[PD] lua scripting for pd objects

Frank Barknecht fbar at footils.org
Sun Apr 13 16:38:34 CEST 2008

cyrille henry hat gesagt: // cyrille henry wrote:

> >luagl is not as fast as C, but it's already much faster than using
> >lots of separators or double gemheads. 
> >
> >Regarding Gem-externals: Does anyone have a simple template project
> >how to write and compile a custom Gem external? This could be very
> >useful, but I'm a bit confused how to do this in a simple way.
> >
> use a gem object (like cube).
> search and replace "cube" by the name of your object in both the ccp and h 
> file.
> use this makefile (adjust the name of the file / src directory).
> it should compile.

Thanks a lot Cyrille. I made a little "benchmark" of a [linebuffer]
object in luagl vs. a quickly hacked C++ version (warning, very ugly
code!! Includes bugs I didn't care to fix for now.)

In this case, Lua does compare quite well with the C++ version on my

 Frank Barknecht                                     _ ______footils.org__
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