[PD] messages to pd

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at at.or.at
Wed Feb 3 03:58:36 CET 2010

On Feb 2, 2010, at 9:05 PM, frank wrote:

> hope this isn't too obvious
> couldnt find any documentation on the following messages to pd
> any pointers?

Off hand:

> filename  [symbol] [symbol]

hans at palatschinken.at.or.at:src > grep -A1 '"filename"' *.*
m_glob.c:    class_addmethod(glob_pdobject,  
(t_method)glob_setfilename, gensym("filename"),
m_glob.c-        A_SYMBOL, A_SYMBOL, 0);

> key  [gimme]
receive key press values

> meters  [float]
turn on/off the meters in the Pd window

> foo  [gimme]

m_glob.c:    class_addmethod(glob_pdobject, (t_method)glob_foo,  
gensym("foo"), A_GIMME, 0);

> finderror
Find->Find Error

> ping

ping the GUI to make sure things are still running.



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