[PD] problems with an "outburst" recorder

James Dunn james at 4thharmonic.com
Thu Jun 10 18:19:18 CEST 2010

Quoth O., on 10/06/10 16:13:
> The three problems Im having at the moment are:
> 1) I had "del" or "delay" working for awhile, but then it mysteriously 
> stopped working. even when i delete it and repatch it. if you click 
> "resets counter" there's a bang both before and after the "del 5000" 
> on the lower right. i have no idea why or how to fix it.
> 2) I'm having a hard time figuring out how to keep the file recording 
> when the threshold is broken during duration x. The problem is that 
> the way I have it set up, is that if the threshold is broken again, it 
> will initialize a new file to be written, which I can't figure out how 
> to bypass. Perhaps "load banging" an open message for the initial file 
> to be written, and then the subsequent ones can be initialized after 
> the previous has finished writing? However I think it would be better is:
> 3) So far I've only devised a very wonky way of recording the next 
> file. If you click on "pd recordingsel" in the upper left, you can see 
> how I've set it up with switches and a limited amount of files ready 
> to be made. I know there must be a better way to do this, so that it 
> will just continuously record new files with virtually no limit.
> Thanks for helping a newbie!
> Olivia

Try this patch. There's also a threshold object which might be useful 
for you. (smlib)

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