[gmpi] Re: Topic 1: Audience for and users of plugins

  • From: "Angus F. Hewlett" <amulet@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: gmpi@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 21 Feb 2003 11:52:34 -0500 (EST)

On Fri, 21 Feb 2003, Paul Davis wrote:

> i don't believe that this example counters my claim that GMPI doesn't
> have to consider networking. plugins as we have defined them (we have
> defined them, right? :)) are not standalone pieces of code. they do
> not execute outside a host context. ergo, networking is not to/from
> plugins, but to/from hosts. hosts communicating with hosts is not part
> of what GMPI covers.

hmm, a "plugin" can be regarded as two related components, "GUI" and
"DSP"... and is treated as such to some extent in both the DX and
AudioUnit architectures. That's the main area where to network, or not to
network, is significant.

Regards,
        Angus.


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