patch cant open in m4l/how to open m4l patch without [loadbang]

    Jul 15 2010 | 8:45 pm
    hi guys, i made a very intensive patch im working on over 2 months... it suddenly wont open. it just crash live in a sec. last thing i did was adding some loadbangs so i guess the problem is there.
    is there anyway to open a m4l patch direct in max? or to open it like in max with command-shift that no loadbang will occur???
    the file is over 2MB but if it can help i can upload it somewhere else if anyone has some experience and can help out.
    help!!!!! thanks....

    • Jul 15 2010 | 11:34 pm
      Could you open the patch with a text editor and then delete the lines that describe the loadbang objects, and then save & re-open normally?
    • Jul 16 2010 | 12:48 pm
      yes indeed! thats what i did, but this was not the problem... but i did fix it, just by starting to delete the last objects i have made until i found the one that made the trouble, strange as it seems it a was an innocent [pattr] that seemed normal like all the others, the moment i erased it from the code, the patch came back as it was, i only lost the background color :) and i could only open it in as a max patch and then transfered it to a new m4l device.
      i will send it to the support i think its a strange bug they should have a look at...
    • Jul 20 2010 | 8:14 pm
      pattr and preset seem to cause trouble in m4l