[chuck-users] writing to fifo from chuck

Forrest Curo treegestalt at gmail.com
Thu Sep 24 12:59:42 EDT 2015


re ChuckSound, um, I'm not familiar with this way of getting/installing
software. Downloaded copy of that url via 'http --download'; but now that
that's sitting in my home directory I'm clueless what next...

On Thu, Sep 24, 2015 at 8:09 AM, Paul Batchelor <ralphbluecoat at gmail.com>
wrote:

> For csound Chuck communication, I have built a csound chugin. Perhaps you
> could try this out? https://github.com/PaulBatchelor/ChuckSound
> On Sep 24, 2015 05:30, "Forrest Curo" <treegestalt at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Basically, to use OSC protocol I end up needing a finicky listening
>> routine in the csound program, with all sorts of complications about
>> starting & stopping notes from the messages... while the -L command line
>> option lets me feed lines directly through the operating system into the
>> score, with csound handling the subsequent timing automatically. So it
>> depends what you mean by 'easier.'
>>
>> Chuck does seems like a pretty heavy-duty program to use as a midi-timer;
>> last night I worked out a short python script that seems to do the job; but
>> chuck -- if it had the right file-handling capabilities -- is more
>> specifically designed for coordinating a musical process, and might work
>> better. I dunno.
>>
>> On Wed, Sep 23, 2015 at 11:13 PM, Casper Schipper <
>> casper.schipper at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hi Forrest,
>>>
>>> Maybe a naive question: but is there any reason you don’t want to use
>>> OSC protocol for communicating between ChucK and CSound ? I think that’s
>>> the easier route.
>>>
>>> Best,
>>> Casper
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> > On Sep 24, 2015, at 02:25, Forrest Curo <treegestalt at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> >
>>> > Something I've been doing from pd: writing a line (or more) of text to
>>> a fifo and letting csound read that in as score lines.
>>> >
>>> > Trying the same from chuck -- I find that I can write text to a normal
>>> file. When I send the same text to a fifo, nothing happens. If I don't
>>> close the fifo chuck merely freezes; if I do close it at the end of each
>>> line, chuck continues to receive midi notes but csound doesn't get anything
>>> from the other end.
>>> >
>>> > Do I need to open the fifo in 'WRITE_ONLY mode"? Will try now.
>>> >
>>> > Other thoughts?
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