[PD] tabreceive~-help.pd (and tabplay~-help.pd)

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at at.or.at
Fri Aug 28 03:11:33 CEST 2009

On Aug 27, 2009, at 8:54 PM, Jonathan Wilkes wrote:

> Also:
> Could someone edit tabreceive~-help.pd so that it has an example (and
> maybe some hints on the context in which it is typically used)?

I've never used it so I can't help you there.

> --- On Fri, 8/28/09, Jonathan Wilkes <jancsika at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> From: Jonathan Wilkes <jancsika at yahoo.com>
>> Subject: tabreceive~-help.pd
>> To: pd-list at iem.at
>> Date: Friday, August 28, 2009, 2:51 AM
>> tabplay~-help.pd - I'd like to remove
>> all instances of the word "sample"
>> where it's used roughly to mean "a fragment of digitized
>> sound."  This use of the term is problematic because
>> "sample" is also used to refer to
>> a discrete value on the x-axis.
>> So I'd like to change:
>> "Play a table as a sample (non-transposing)"
>> to
>> "Play a table (non-tranposing)"
>> Does this make sense?
>> -Jonathan

Good point.  Maybe:

"Play a table as an audio sample (non-transposing)"


"Play a table as audio (non-transposing)"



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