[gmpi] Re: 3.9 Time Formats

  • From: "Jeff McClintock" <jeffmcc@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <gmpi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 08:59:51 +1300

> > Only one reply?  Has everyone lost interest in this topic so quickly?

Well, i'm pretty happy except for...

> 3. Music time
>    There are four proposed variants of this clock:

Why 4?

I'd be quite happy with one.

>    - Score time starts at 0 when performance starts, and tracks the
>      transport position.  Loops will warp this clock backwards, jumps will
>      warp this clock forwards.  Depends on transport state.

The other 3 assume that plugins want music time when the transport is
stopped.  Why?, if you want to keep generating rythmic output, generate your
own clock (you know the master tempo).  There's no point trying to sync to
any external clock, the transport is stopped.

Best Regards,

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