[PD] expr alternative

Mathieu Bouchard matju at artengine.ca
Mon Oct 31 15:55:50 CET 2011

Le 2011-10-31 à 23:49:00, i go bananas a écrit :

> Also, i have already contacted a friend who works for a company making 
> high profile iOS applications, and from what he is saying LGPL is OK.  
> it seems the main problem with plain GPL is that apple doesn't want to 
> release their own surrounding code, which the GPL would force them to 
> do.

But people do use GPL software on Microsoft Windows, often using MinGW, 
which uses Microsoft's libc and other nonfree things. So, what are the 
difference(s) there ?

> Just casually browsing through a bunch of PD patches this afternoon 
> though, [expr] and especially [expr~] are undeniably useful and show up 
> in so many patches.

Though [fexpr~] crashes in various circumstances that seem to revolve 
around trying to use 10 outlets or close to that (I won't try to debug 

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