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Re: reaktor, MSP, etc

yeah, totally seamless.


On Tuesday, August 26, 2003, at 09:49 AM, nathan pease wrote:

> that's a good question.  I'll have to load up the 'ol patch tonight 
> and check it out to be sure.
> In the meantime, I'll say I *think* I could do what you're asking.  
> I've managed to set it up so that I don't get problems with 
> clicks/gaps while I play grooves (fwiw I'm a bass player), and I must 
> end up playing over the bar line (and that is to say, the record end 
> point) sometimes - even on the initial pass.  Also, thinking about the 
> way it works it shouldn't be a problem: it writes values in a buffer 
> up to the very last sample position and then writes the next value 
> into the first sample position and continues writing samples over the 
> now existing buffer.  when it plays back it draws from the last sample 
> and the first sample the later immediately after the former, same as 
> it was recorded.  Provided there's no pause or glitch on either record 
> or playback, there should be no problem.  Provided that theory is 
> correct, it's all a matter of design after that.
> I'll test the theory tonight.
> nathan
> On Tuesday, August 26, 2003, at 01:30 AM, SoundFNR@aol.com wrote:
>> thanks for that Nathan,
>> is that totally seamless though?
>> i.e. you keep playing a sustained note while hitting the
>> "ends record and leaves the looper in overdub" button,
>> and on playback there's no gap/click in the note.
>> sorry, have to ask
>> andy butler
>>> I've done this in max/msp.  it could be left in overdub after setting
>>>  the loop's end point or not depending on how the program ("patch") 
>>> was
>>>  set up.  if I was so inclined I could set up 2 buttons, one that 
>>> ends
>>>  record and leaves the looper in overdub, and one that takes it out 
>>> of
>>>  overdub.
>>>  -nathan