[PD] Name of the "Pd console window" for [hcs/sys_gui] (Debian / ubilinux)

Ingo ingo at miamiwave.com
Mon Sep 18 14:36:06 CEST 2017

Thanks a lot IOhannes!

".pdwindow" did the trick but as you already mentioned this is obviously not 
working in purr-data.
I'll probably stick with vanilla and add some externals since this could 
become a problem for me when using purr-data.


> On 2017-09-18 12:36, Ingo wrote:
> > With pd vanilla or purr-data this does not work. Probably due to the
> > fact that the console window is not named "." here.
> >
> > Can anybody tell me the name for that window in vanilla or purr-data
> > for the use with [hcs/sys_gui]?
> > How can you find out what the name is?
> in pd-vanilla, it is called ".pdwindow".
> this is the *same* name as used in pdx.
> the easiest way to find out the name is...by reading the source.
> purr data uses a completely different GUI system, that is *not* based on
> tcl/tk; afaict, resizing any windows in purr-data would work completely
> different.
> fgamsdfr
> IOhannes

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