ppooll is a audio and visual networking system created from Max/MSP and Jitter patches. about
ppooll itself is an architecturally refined version of the earlier software lloopp.
a collection and system of interacting max patches designed to create an individual setup for live improvisation or installations. open to use with own patches and equipped with useful GUIs. ppooll comes as a basic package and is extensible.
created by klaus filip. credits:
currently maintained by klaus filip & c. hausch.
authors: klaus filip, c. hausch, noid, taku unami, joe steccato, elin, paulo raposo, léo dupleix, oliver stotz, boris hauf, gustavo n., bill d, AntonioDellaMarina.
contains additional code by adrian freed (CNMAT), Bertrand Fraysse, bill orcutt, CRFMW, Cycling'74, Ernest Meyer, jasch, Jean-François Charles, jhno, miller puckette, nicolaj kirisits, nathan wolek, olaf matthes, PeRColate, peter elsea, RTC, thomas grill, ted appel, tristan jehan, uhito kiyosue, ville pulkki, volker böhm
current ppooll 8.5 reqires an installation of cycling'74's max 8.5: requirementshttps://cycling74.com/products/max
platforms: mac os (x64 & m1) & windows (?)
drag ppooll package folder to ~usr/Documents/Max 8/Packages/ macos:
drag ppooll package folder to \My Documents\Max 8\Packages\ windows:
install additional required packages via the max package manager: all platforms:
cv.jit, karma, link, LowkeyNW, PeRColate, CNMAT Externals, ICST Ambisonics, jasch objects
probably many known issues:
currently broken acts
problems by platform
todo before creating a ppooll act:
(tip: tetris helps with organizing ui)