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onebang

Gate bangs using a bang

Description

Allows a bang in the left inlet to pass through ONLY if a bang has been received in the right inlet. After that, a bang in the left inlet will not get through again until a bang has been received again in the right inlet.

Examples

Allow just one of (potentially) many bang messages to get through

Arguments

initialization [int]

Optional

A non-zero argument sets onebang to permit a bang to be sent out the left outlet the first time a bang is received in the left inlet.

Attributes

Common Box Attributes

annotation [symbol]

Sets the text that will be displayed in the Clue window when the user moves the mouse over the object.

background [int] (default: 0)

Adds or removes the object from the patcher's background layer. background 1 adds the object to the background layer, background 0 removes it. Objects in the background layer are shown behind all objects in the default foreground layer.

color [4 floats]

Sets the color for the object box outline.

fontface [int]

Sets the type style used by the object. The options are:

plain
bold
italic
bold italic

Possible values:

0 = 'regular'
1 = 'bold'
2 = 'italic'
3 = 'bold italic'

fontname [symbol]

Sets the object's font.

fontsize [float]

Sets the object's font size (in points).

Possible values:

'8'
'9'
'10'
'11'
'12'
'13'
'14'
'16'
'18'
'20'
'24'
'30'
'36'
'48'
'64'
'72'

hidden [int] (default: 0)

Toggles whether an object is hidden when the patcher is locked.

hint [symbol]

Sets the text that will be displayed in as a pop-up hint when the user moves the mouse over the object in a locked patcher.

ignoreclick [int] (default: 0)

Toggles whether an object ignores mouse clicks in a locked patcher.

patching_rect [4 floats] (default: 0. 0. 100. 0.)

Sets the position and size of the object in the patcher window.

position [2 floats]

g/s(set)

Sets the object's x and y position in both patching and presentation modes (if the object belongs to its patcher's presentation), leaving its size unchanged.

presentation [int] (default: 0)

Sets whether an object belongs to the patcher's presentation.

presentation_rect [4 floats] (default: 0. 0. 0. 0.)

Sets the x and y position and width and height of the object in the patcher's presentation, leaving its patching position unchanged.

rect [4 floats]

g/s(set)

Sets the x and y position and width and height of the object in both patching and presentation modes (if the object belongs to its patcher's presentation).

size [2 floats]

g/s(set)

Sets the object's width and height in both patching and presentation modes (if the object belongs to its patcher's presentation), leaving its position unchanged.

textcolor [float]

Sets the color for the object's text in RGBA format.

textjustification [int]

Text Justification

Possible values:

0 = 'left'
1 = 'center'
2 = 'right'

varname [symbol]

Sets the patcher's scripting name, which can be used to address the object by name in pattr, scripting messages to thispatcher, and the js object.

Messages

bang

In left inlet: Causes a bang to be sent out the left inlet only if a bang has been received in the right inlet since the last bang was sent out.

In right inlet: Resets onebang to permit a bang to be sent out the next time a bang is received in the left inlet.

int

Arguments

input [int]
In either inlet: Same as a bang .

float

Arguments

input [float]
In either inlet: Same as a bang .

list

Arguments

input [list]
In either inlet: Same as a bang .

anything

Arguments

input [list]
In either inlet: Converted to bang .

stop

In left inlet: Undoes the effect of a bang in the right inlet.

Output

bang

When onebang receives a bang in its left inlet, it sends a bang out its left outlet only if it has received a bang in its right inlet since the last time it sent out a bang . Otherwise, it sends a bang out its right outlet.

See Also

Name Description
gate Pass input to an outlet
Ggate Send input to one of two outlets