[PD] strange error in console

Martin Peach martin.peach at sympatico.ca
Mon Jun 14 21:15:31 CEST 2010

Mathieu Bouchard wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Jun 2010, Martin Peach wrote:
>> On today's Pd-extended 0.42.5-rc3 for Ubuntu lucid i386 I get this 
>> message if I open routeOSC-help:
>> error: 'routeOSC-help.pd' is a deprecated name format for a help patch.
>>     Please rename to 'routeOSC-help-help.pd'!
>> I can't find it in the source anywhere. Does anyone know where it's 
>> coming from?
> It's coming from s_path.c, function open_via_helppath, label 
> gotone_deprecated, line 428.

...which exists only in the pd-extended version I think.

> It's because of a bug in mrpeach/osc/routeOSC.c, function 
> routeOSC_setup, line 146, which reads :
>   class_sethelpsymbol(routeOSC_class, gensym("routeOSC-help.pd"));
> when it ought to be :
>   class_sethelpsymbol(routeOSC_class, gensym("routeOSC"));

Ah yes, thanks. It's fixed in svn now.


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