[PD] poly second inlet

Matteo Sisti Sette matteosistisette at gmail.com
Sun Feb 21 18:40:02 CET 2010

Oh sorry, what a stupid: obviously the second inlet is for inputting 
"unpacked" notes, with velocity into the right inlet and note number 
into the left one :$

Matteo Sisti Sette escribió:
> Hi,
> What does the second inlet of [poly] do?
> It doesn't seem to change either the number of voices nor to dynamically 
> enable/disable voice stealing.
> The help patch doesn't say anything about it; there is a comment that says:
> "<-- scroll to change the value of delay in milliseconds."
> where the "<--" arrow points to nothing.
> I thought the autor of the help patch may have forgotten to put a number 
> box connected to the right inlet (which would be just next to the 
> comment); however I have tried to connect a numberbox and I don't see 
> any delay, neither on note-on's nor on note-off's (the latter was what I 
> expected, since it would be very useful to account for release time when 
> managing polyphony)
> Is that comment an error (probably copy-pasted by accident from another 
> object's help patch)? Or does the second inlet actually control some 
> delay that I'm not seing because I don't know where to look?
> thanks
> m.

Matteo Sisti Sette
matteosistisette at gmail.com

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