Max 5 API Reference

t_symbol Struct Reference

The symbol. More...

#include <ext_mess.h>

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Data Fields

char * s_name
 name: a c-string
struct object * s_thing
 possible binding to a t_object

Detailed Description

The symbol.

Note: You should never manipulate the s_name field of the t_symbol directly! Doing so will corrupt Max's symbol table. Instead, always use gensym() to get a symbol with the desired string contents for the s_name field.

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