[PD] using PD/GEM to generate timecode overlay

Hans-Christoph Steiner hans at at.or.at
Thu Nov 3 15:32:44 CET 2011

On Nov 3, 2011, at 4:24 AM, IOhannes m zmoelnig wrote:

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> On 2011-11-03 03:14, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>> You need to generate a symbol, then Pd won't strip the zeros off.  You can do that with:
>> [makefilename %02d]
> though for SSS you would need [makefilename %03d]
>> That will give you just hh.  You could do one of those per hh mm ss SSS, then combine them into a list and feed it thru [zexy/list2symbol :]
> i have to admit that for short fixed size list-to-symbol functionality i
> would use the super cow powers of the msgbox:
> [symbol $1:$2:$3.$4(
> will give you "hh:mm:ss.SSS"

Except where $1 is 01, for example, it'll give you




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