[PD] Spell checking / existence of a word
nicolas_montgermont at yahoo.fr
Tue Aug 5 21:00:02 CEST 2008
Thanks a lot, it works well.
Ico Doornekamp a écrit :
> * On 2008-08-05 Nicolas Montgermont <nicolas_montgermont at yahoo.fr> wrote :
>> Hi Claude adn list,
>> Back again with my spelling function written in lua. I've got a problem
>> in the terminal sometimes (pretty often in fact) :
>> error: lua: error in dispatcher:
>> [string "lspell"]:13: echo fhdkq | /sw/bin/ispell -a | grep \\*: Too
>> many open files
>> when using my object "lspell.pd_lua", feeding the inlet with [symbol
>> fhdkq( for example.
>> When this error appears the object is not working. This error occurs in
>> groups : appearing for 5-20 seconds and disappearing for 10 - 60 seconds.
>> What exactly is this error?
> You are not closing the pipe explicitly, and this causes a big pile of
> open file descriptors. Because the file descriptor is no longer
> referenced as it leaves the scope of your function, the garbage
> collector eventually comes along and collects the fd, closing the pipe
> on the fly.
> The proper solution is to close the pipe when you're done, using
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