[PD] programming resources CC++ to learn how to write externals for pd

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at at.or.at
Tue Jul 14 17:14:10 CEST 2009

On Jul 13, 2009, at 8:32 AM, Lorenzo wrote:

> Hi IOhannes,
>> you can write externals in a wide number of other languages as well  
>> (including (but not limited to) Pd (which is even more natural than  
>> C), C++, python, lua, java, haskell and HQ9+)
> Could you expand a little on writing externals with python please?

You can't really write externals in python, but you can embed python  
scripts into Pd using Thomas Grill's pyext.  The Java support is a  
clone of Max/MSP's mxj, which is very similar to pyext.  You can write  
external objects in Pd, C, C++, and lua.



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