MULTITOUCH FOR PUREDATA
Enabling pseudo-multi-touch mode with pd-native guis, inside any patch.
This is higly experimental, and not guaranteed to work on any touchscreen setup. Any feedback wellcome firstname.lastname@example.org
Demo here : https://vimeo.com/292789121
- Required configuration : linux pc with multitouch screen.
- Multitouch gestures (scrolling, zooming, pinch, etc...) shoud be desactivated on the O.S.. Only monotouch events have to be forwarded as mouse events by the O.S..
- Puredata 0.49
- hcs/screensize external (optional)
- iemguts lib externals
- and a special version of hidio (included). see here https://github.com/jyg/PdMultitouch/blob/master/hidio/Readme.md
check you have installed iemguts externals library.
put the hidio.pd_linux file (from hidio folder) into your externals folder. Check if it works by opening hidio-help.pd. (If not, you may have to recompile it. In a terminal inside hidio folder, type ./configure then make).
Open the patch multitouch.enable-help.pd.
follow the 3-stages configuration in the multitouch.settings.pd window.