[PD] Musical notation object on Pd

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Sun Jan 16 17:16:45 CET 2011

On Sun, 16 Jan 2011, Ed Kelly wrote:

> With regards to Gemnotes - the notation system you saw - it is my 
> current nightmare since I have the first performance of the first piece 
> that uses it in 2 weeks, and I'm still coding the external that manages 
> it. Also, I've found that to run enough TTF objects in GEM to render a 
> score takes a large amount of processing power, although this can be 
> ameliorated by lowering the frame rate on the gemwin, e.g. [gemwin 10].

I wonder, can you make this any faster using gl-lists ? I mean like 
glCallList and that caching stuff... I don't know how the TTF rendering 
works, nor how GEM handles gl-lists, but from what I know, it would be a 
possible acceleration to look into.

| Mathieu Bouchard ---- tél: +1.514.383.3801 ---- Villeray, Montréal, QC

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