[PD] how to capture window-related mouse-events when toxy is discontinued?
jmmmpais at googlemail.com
Wed Nov 2 17:44:01 CET 2011
>> The toxy lib is discontinued in Pd-extended 0.43. Tried to find an
>> alternative, asked on the Pd forum. No solution so far. I explored gem
>> for GUI purposes, but this introduces even more dependencies.
>> Data-structures seem an option at first sight, but can not provide
>> large reactive area's (only the center pixel of an object is
> Are you in edit mode in that video? If so, data structures will react
> In run mode there is a way to make the entire polygon reactive (instead
> of just a
> little 5x5 pixel "hot spot"), but it's hacky.
It can happen that data structures (tcl/tk) can be a bit heavy to
manipulate, and will cause dropouts.
If it's in edit mode, the "whole polygon" will create trouble when
clicking it to position an object, no? unless that's not a data structure,
but a canvas with a small selection square.
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