understanding LINE ~object
Hello , everyone.
I am very beginner.
Could somebody explain to me what is the function of line object please ?
I really want to understand and try it.
What line object can do ?
I read about user guide but I don't get anything.
Please teach me what should I understand before to get line object ?
1. what is the number of grey box in patch ? (screen shot )
2. how can I UNDERSTANDING function of the relation between line object and multiplication .(please explain with example)
3.how can I use it. where I need .
I would very much appreciate your help.
I think the simplest explanation is suggested by the actual name of the object itself – it outputs a line between any two points (or numbers/values). The grey box you refer to is (I think) the message box in the lower picture. What it tells line is "go to 0.5 in 5 milliseconds". In this case the line~ object is connected to a multiplier, which scales the samples output by the cycle~ 400 object (which are oscillating between -1 and 1.) So, before the message (or button as you say) is triggered, cycle is oscillating between -1 and 1. When the message is triggered the range of oscillation is reduced to between -0.5 and 0.5, over the time of 5ms.
----------begin_max5_patcher---------- 631.3oc2VtsaiCBDF9ZWo9Nf3ZuQ.9Pc1Gj8lUqpH1jD5ZCQ.ta5Vsu6KGrS bNX2n1dQRuwHFfYF97vO7582EAWH2xzPv2A+DDE8p0Rj2lyRTugHXCcaYMU6 mHrgo0zULXb2fF1Vie.zrX.ZVFffPncitgZJWyEqdTwJMg.kjRlghAjhBWSQ l6Kd9LD3W8KhW4cnbwSeijryUh1FYqolY74At27Rovn4+k4M577.6BZi2N7G LUEUP24qfiLurgExIHbezswgK5CCwa7e2emq01DewbpT1zvDlS4j1PUF.0.r 6apnBrRBLR.dFfK.YHTid2Rp4BVorU3WGYBjRRrf2RwrbOLId.mjOFS2+6Yo Z0BmczdtcHlQeHLe.Jwe9nbH5vGfty.orj.bvCXjqyYYD9guJLprlW9a.iVt FHWBLqYfJ9xkLkcxftyxuiJNbJ1UwkFXZFZxBNb9MFLGUiCak3bUZSJvQdvq rQBEb4ymTfq3VUea76Ar6VmPF7BDrl6OElimDQ4e4PD1UCMEevI9ST3TekT5 z2Qldyxm1ZCWWyqXpIKVPEA4kNwlv6FF81sctRaSPyK097O47HZfDmxBBCS8 HSPWDVCZfir6WapGxmvulgg+TVEONud+xRB1er6vSKmbp11r5BXX2itBkUie 4G7Mn0mTA0DPJ4HHEllemd76U86V2.GgNsrUU1Gq92RBFriqXZCWPMboXvrv GNo07pJl3fxgJt1Uh34EZ7elWbdUbclV4WmoU50YZgujzh7gRqty.zMadloz cdNjQVchmjJW+73PetHzObI.Twdl2ujvwXHUYEILVEhVU3.617TncDe.se9O QiIGE. -----------end_max5_patcher-----------
All I am really doing is quoting from the helpfile for the line object. These are invaluable in understanding the different Max objects.
What a beautiful example you show me.
Now I have an idea the definition of line object in my mind.
Thanks a lot .