[PD] syncjams with no connection
altern2 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 17 10:03:06 CEST 2019
> On 16/4/19 9:19 pm, enrike wrote:
>> Couple of issues about syncjams library. I am using it in a place with
>> no wifi connection and I noticed
>> - The argument BPM does not have any effect
>> syncjams $0/syncer, bpm 60, namespace syncjams, port 23232
>> - I would expect that a set-state message would actually work locally
>> even if there is no internet connection (I notice there is a connect
>> 127.0.0.1 inside the syncjams object) . So issuing a set-state /test
>> 10 message to my instance of syncjams would actually be output by the
>> state, a kind of internal loop. but it does not
>> is this the intended behaviour? thanks!
> This is how the library works now, but I do not think it makes sense
> from a user perspective.
yes I know what you mean. In my case I think it would be nice to be able
to work without connecting the computer to a network. Specially being
able to set the BPM with the argument. Another scenario would be when
solo rehearsing a part of a piece developed for group network
performance, if there is no wifi connection the BMP and messages wont
work. But I agree it is not the most common scenario nowadays.
> I will think about how to make this work as you would expe
one more thing, I would like to have a toggle displaying the connection
status, is there an specific message the syncjams object issues when the
connection is ready? I am checking but I cannot see any coming out of
the object that I could use for this.
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