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                                                            1/18/97 12:00 AM
Subject: MAX Digest - 16 Jan 1997 to 17 Jan
1997To: Recipients of MAX digests 

There are 3 messages totalling 81 lines in this issue.

Topics of the day:

  1. MAX Digest - 14 Jan 1997 to 15 Jan 1997
  2. table in MAX3.5
  3. Lists of 3 characters

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Date:    Fri, 17 Jan 1997 00:17:52 -0500
From:    Adam@AOL.COM
Subject: Re: MAX Digest - 14 Jan 1997 to 15 Jan 1997

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Date:    Thu, 16 Jan 1997 23:02:32 -0800
From:    David Zicarelli 
Subject: Re: table in MAX3.5

Georg Hajdu  writes:

>The Max 3.5 table object seems to be broken. After sending the bang message
>to a table only the min and max values are being sent out (with an
>occasional intermediary value)--without correlation to the given
>probabilities. This occurs with both the PPC and the 68k versions.

Georg is right. The bang message to table is broken. The following patch
is exactly equivalent to the function of the bang message and can
be used until I fix it.

max v2;
#N vpatcher 50 40 450 340;
#P message 152 91 58 196617 quantile \$1;
#P newex 152 65 74 196617 random 32768;
#P number 152 143 35 9 0 0 0 3;
#P button 152 37 15 0;
#N vtable 128 229 186 439 353 1 128;
#P newobj 152 114 30 196617 table;
#P connect 0 0 2 0;
#P connect 3 0 4 0;
#P connect 1 0 3 0;
#P connect 4 0 0 0;
#P pop;

David Z.

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Date:    Sat, 18 Jan 1997 01:24:58 +0100
From:    Tom Mays 
Subject: Re: Lists of 3 characters

something along these lines will probably do the trick...

max v2;
#N vpatcher 50 40 450 325;
#P newex 135 101 31 1310729 / 10;
#P newex 135 127 31 1310729 % 10;
#P newex 92 101 31 1310729 / 100;
#P newex 92 127 31 1310729 % 10;
#P newex 92 80 97 1310729 t i i i;
#P newex 178 101 31 1310729 / 1;
#P newex 178 127 31 1310729 % 10;
#P message 60 49 22 1310729 4;
#P message 84 49 22 1310729 63;
#P message 108 49 22 1310729 827;
#P newex 135 158 50 1310729 print;
#P connect 9 0 0 0;
#P connect 4 0 0 0;
#P connect 10 0 9 0;
#P connect 5 0 4 0;
#P connect 7 0 0 0;
#P connect 8 0 7 0;
#P connect 6 0 8 0;
#P connect 6 1 10 0;
#P connect 6 2 5 0;
#P connect 3 0 6 0;
#P connect 2 0 6 0;
#P connect 1 0 6 0;
#P pop;

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