[L2Ork-dev] rfc: tiny gui interface

Ivica Bukvic ico at vt.edu
Wed Nov 15 04:28:53 UTC 2017

This is great news, Jonathan. Is this the most appropriate API for devising
the K-12 menu or should I pursue pure HTML/CSS implementation by altering
the canvas HTML doc?

Ivica Ico Bukvic, D.M.A.
Associate Professor
Computer Music
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Director -- DISIS, L2Ork
Virginia Tech
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On Nov 14, 2017 23:05, "Jonathan Wilkes" <jancsika at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Hi list,
> I've got a branch that adds a small GUI API that can incrementally be
> switched out
> for the current "tcl-like" content inside the various functions of
> pdgui.js.
> Currently, there are some problems that can crop up when updates to the
> GUI get
> sent from Pd before the GUI has finished loading the window. I've got some
> stop-gap
> existence checks sprinkled about but that isn't very maintainable.
> This interface has three benefits:
> 1. The existence checks are abstracted away.
> 2. The methods return a reference to the API so commands can be chained
> together
> 3. Non-existent elements within such a chain will just be silently skipped
> without error.
> Have a look here:
> https://git.purrdata.net/jwilkes/purr-data/tree/gui-refactor
> The current Pd<->GUI API can still be used with this; hence it can
> incrementally replace
> the current code.
> Any suggestions are welcome.
> -Jonathan
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