[PD] parse textfile

Dan Wilcox danomatika at gmail.com
Mon Nov 16 22:34:39 CET 2015

I’d create a bash script that simply converts the formats for you so both programs with with the native format. Text parsing like this is easier to do outside of Pd or with a scripting language like lua and the pdlua external.

Dan Wilcox
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> On Nov 16, 2015, at 1:58 PM, pd-list-request at lists.iem.at wrote:
> From: Simon Iten <itensimon at gmail.com <mailto:itensimon at gmail.com>>
> Date: November 16, 2015 at 1:58:02 PM MST
> To: Pd-List <pd-list at lists.iem.at <mailto:pd-list at lists.iem.at>>
> Subject: [PD] parse textfile
> hi list,
> i’m trying to parse a textfile and use some numbers as parameters in a patch. unfortunately i can’t change the way the textfile is formatted, since it has to be compatible with another program. the first lines look like this:

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