I’ve started using some of these OSC control surfaces, looks like a better way to go than always using MIDI for various reasons. For one thing I can run Sonic Pi with other software on the same PC without the fight for who grabs the midi input first.
These apps often code a lot of the useful into in the message path itself, rather than the following parameters - e.g. the button ID, something like
Rather than have lots of live loops syncing on each button, I’d like to have a wildcard sync for a set of buttons, and switch in the code based on the
I’ve seen the code here for parsing the path based on an undocumented get_event() function. Is that currently still the only way to do it? Seems like it ought to be a core bit of functionality. Not complaining just asking
My workaround for the minute is to use an OSC app with a piano keyboard, then the note value comes in as a parameter typically. I mean, it’s fine, just be a nice-to-have.