Retrieving patcher data

Oct 6, 2013 at 11:13am

Retrieving patcher data

Hi guys

Could somebody point me in the direction of documentation on retrieving information from a patcher on another computer, via internet connection.

For example, I send a max msp application to another computer but I can receive information from the patcher via the internet.

Is this even possible?

All the best

J

#267244
Oct 6, 2013 at 1:30pm

have a look at [udpreceive] and [udpsend] objects
check the Tutorial 3: UDP Networking

#267254
Oct 6, 2013 at 1:36pm

also check the [net.maxhole] object as well as the whole [net.] objects…

#267255
Oct 6, 2013 at 1:39pm

nice one dude, thanks for the direction

#267256
Oct 11, 2013 at 3:44pm

I have been experimenting with UDP objects and I have had some cracking results. Two major questions though which I can’t find the answer to.

If I want to send and receive multiple data how do I do that? Use more UDPSEND’s? Because the help file suggests that this would be an issue.

Also, I am having trouble getting the system to work when connecting two computers. For example, below is a much simpler version of my patch which has combined two patches that would normally be on two different computers. The problem is they are not receiving any information when I test it on different computers but on the same internet. They do work when I test the two patches on my computer. I am aiming to get the two patches to connect with each other on different computers on with different IP addresses.

If anyone understands what is wrong that would be majorly helpful!

– Pasted Max Patch, click to expand. –
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