Initializing means to set up parameters of our patch at startup. There are a couple of ways to initialize values. Look at the following screenshot that depicts the
In the patch, you can see 5 differently initialized versions of the same. The [noise] patch is a white noise generator, and [onepole] is another lowpass filter (from left to right) and can be explained as follows:
[loadmess]object that fires out its argument when the patch is opened
[loadbang]object that fires ...