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gswitch2 behaving oddly

Jun 20 2013 | 7:09 am

I’m working on a patch for Push that will help me modify midi pitches as they come in so that I can select among lots of modes but use the same fingerings. For instance – modifying the E in a Cmaj scale to be Eb but fingered as an E. The end goal is to play bi-modally. I’m off to a pretty good start, but I’m encountering a weird behavior with gswitch2.

When it switches to the right side, it doesn’t send out the pitch value I want. Instead, it waits until it goes to the left side and then changes the number up or down by one. I know that’s not a terribly clear description, so here’s the relevant section of the patch as it is so far. If someone can help, I’d really appreciate it.


-- Pasted Max Patch, click to expand. --


Jun 20 2013 | 7:41 am

You have a message ordering bug in your patch. The pitch value goes to the right inlet of Gswitch before the conditional test result from the == object switches the outlet. Try using a t object to enforce the desired message order.

Jun 20 2013 | 12:45 pm

Thanks very much. I used [t i i] before the [% 12] and it’s working now.

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