[PD] canvas label

Laurent WILLKOMM willkomm at pt.lu
Wed Apr 22 20:32:51 CEST 2009

IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:
> Laurent WILLKOMM wrote:
>> Hi pd-list,
>> if I give a canvas a label including a #, it shows a $ instead 
>> (Debian, WinXP, OSX). Is this a bug or intended behavior ?
> it's the way it is currently implemented: guiobjects internally use # to 
> represent $ (to bypass Pd's (and probably tcl's) expansion mechanism).
> therefore all # are replaced by $.
> you could consider this as a bug (though i think it's unlikely to get 
> "fixed" anytime...soon).
> fgmasdr
> IOhannes
Thanks for your quick answers to my question. So it is unfortunataly not 
possible to label canvases C, C#, ..

L. Willkomm

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