I use the following code to generate a message in the C SDK:
long k = 2;
sprintf(buffer, "%ld", k);
outlet_anything(x->m_outlet1, gensym(buffer), 1, msg);
The generated message looks like this:
What can I do to avoid the quotes? I would like to use the message in a [route 1 2 3 4] style. It seems possible to have messages starting with numbers without quotes:
Am I missing something here?
Thanks for any help!