[gmpi] Re: Reqs 3.9. Time - opening arguments.1

  • From: Tim Hockin <thockin@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: gmpi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 5 Feb 2004 11:01:21 -0800

On Thu, Feb 05, 2004 at 01:21:25PM -0500, RonKuper@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> >>>
> If tempo is just another event, then there is nothing special about it at
> all.
> <<<
> 
> That's a big if.  Is tempo an event or a control?

Controls receive events, or are the subject of events.

> And if it's an event, and plugin emits such an event, where in "score time"
> should the host put this new event?  Or is it just an ephemeral change that
> isn't reflected in the host's sequence data?

Events sent from plugins would not generally recorded.  At least, I would
think that only user interactions are recorded.  Kinda gets complicated when
EVERYTHING is a plugin.

> If it's ephemeral, how do you reconcile it with changes done while the host
> is playing back?

NOt sure what you mean?

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