communication with reaktor as plug /OSC


    Jan 04 2008 | 6:48 pm
    hi
    i am using Reaktor as a plug-in inside max - mostly for the filters (using the vst~ object)
    I would like to send the cutoff freq (for exemple) as real numbers (I mean the actual freq, in Hz) not as a value between 0. & 1. as the usual vst controllers need.
    don't know how to do it - i thought about using OSC.... maybe
    is a communication with a plug in possible via OSC??? any other idea???
    many thanks
    kasper -- Kasper T. Toeplitz noise, composition, bass, computer http://www.sleazeArt.com

    • Jan 04 2008 | 7:48 pm
      Unfortunately I do not think you can send exact values through the VST interface. OSC would be an option but the Reaktors OSC implementation still does not work when it is loaded as a VST. I think your only option would be to have Reaktor running in the background.
      Anthony
      ---- Kasper T Toeplitz wrote: > hi > > i am using Reaktor as a plug-in inside max - mostly for the filters > (using the vst~ object) > > I would like to send the cutoff freq (for exemple) as real numbers (I > mean the actual freq, in Hz) not as a value between 0. & 1. as the > usual vst controllers need. > > don't know how to do it - i thought about using OSC.... maybe > > is a communication with a plug in possible via OSC??? any other idea??? > > many thanks > > kasper > -- > Kasper T. Toeplitz > noise, composition, bass, computer > http://www.sleazeArt.com > > http://www.myspace.com/sleazeart >
    • Jan 04 2008 | 8:10 pm
      All vst~ parameters map into some range. If you can determine the range in Reaktor and use a scale min max 0. 1. You may accomplish what you want. There may be some issues with the curve however.
      On 1/4/08 2:48 PM, "apalomba@austin.rr.com" wrote:
      > Unfortunately I do not think you can send exact values through the VST > interface. OSC would be an option but the Reaktors OSC implementation still > does not work when it is loaded as a VST. I think your only option would be > to have Reaktor running in the background. > > > Anthony
      Cheers Gary Lee Nelson Oberlin College www.timara.oberlin.edu/GaryLeeNelson
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