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defer Reference

Defer execution of a message

defer

Description

Defers the output of all messages sent through it to the lower priority main thread. This is most applicable when using Overdrive mode.

Examples

Overdrive's priority given to MIDI or timing messages can be overridden with defer

Arguments

None.

Attributes

Common Box Attributes

Messages

bang

Same as anything.

int

Arguments

input [int]
Same as anything.

float

Arguments

input [float]
Same as anything.

list

Arguments

input [list]
Same as anything.

anything

Arguments

input [list]
Reduces the priority of the message received. This allows other messages (which may be more time-critical) to execute first.

Output

anything

Same as the input.

See Also

Name Description
deferlow
qlim
uzi