[max5] file preferences minor bug

Apr 23, 2008 at 11:15am

[max5] file preferences minor bug

first of all congrats to C74 crew for the great work .
i noticed a minor bug :
it seems that choosing a new path in the file preferences inspectors does not work when “subfolders” button is checked.
it makes actually max freezes for a while ( over a minute here ).
the issue does not appear when the button is unchecked.
as the button appears checked when one asks for a new path after clicking the “add” (+) button, it is a little confusing.

osx 10.4.11 macbookpro

it probably does not happen on leopard (?)

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Apr 23, 2008 at 1:11pm

How many files are there in the folder hierarchy you are adding to the search path? My guess is that you are adding a fairly large folder.

Rob

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Apr 23, 2008 at 1:42pm

you are right, the issue does not appear with small folders.
i usually put all my third party/abstraction/patches/media folders in one folder outside of the max app folder. so it is indeed quite a big folder :)

Quote: Rob Sussman wrote on Wed, 23 April 2008 15:11
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> How many files are there in the folder hierarchy you are adding to the search path? My guess is that you are adding a fairly large folder.
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> Rob
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