Olaf Matthes made an (excellent) update of his dmxusbpro object some
weeks ago. Unfortunately, this external FILE is functionnal only on
Macintoshes where Max is installed. On machines where Max is NOT
installed, this external appears as a FOLDER and is NOT functionnal...
Olaf sent me this comment: " Well, that's how things are going with the
new Mach-O externals in Max 4.5... :-( "
For me, this problem is serious because people who use my software may
not use Max at all (they are theater technicians...). Some of them
simply do not understand why they should install Max along with my
Is this problem fixed with the new version of Max? Does a work-around
Thank you very much for your help and comments.