Listens for and reports Max errors as message output. This will allow for error management in cases where it is not appropriate to display the Max window.
Turn on error reporting. If no argument is given, then error reporting will be off until anmessage is received.
Common Box Attributes
Any Max error generated by any object in any patch while the error object is listening is sent out the outlet preceded by the symbol . The messages are output as individual words so you can check for specific failures.
If you want to strip off the initial message from the object's output, use a route error object. If you want to use the error object's output as a message, put a prepend object between route error and the object that will process the error message.