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Multimedia Programming Using Max/MSP and TouchDesigner by Patrik Lechner

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Debugging

Finally, let's now talk about how to fix problems. You probably arrived at this section early because you ran into problems along the way. Everything presented here is quite basic, quite boring, and very important.

Smart ways to debug

It has to be said here. Everybody produces chaos sometimes. Max is great as a rapid prototyping tool, but if we want to understand our patches in two weeks or even just after taking a break, we need to keep things tidy and add comments. I can present a completely chaotic patch here as compared to a nice and tidy one, but I think you know how they look. It has been stated already that we read a lot more code than we write, so to make things simple and tidy things up. I personally often do this when I'm stuck. ...

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