The default version of PD is referred to as Vanilla.
OSC can be used in Puredata without further packages,
by means of the ojects
The patch osc-send-vailla.pd
sends a message to port
6666 on the localhost (
127.0.0.1). The message has the following structure and contains
one float argument:
The corresponding receiver patch
listens on port
route object, the message is unwrapped until
the single float argument can be processed by the number box:
Send messages between the patches. If possible, use two computers and change the address in the send patch.
The following example is based on additional externals.
For using them, install the external
the Deken tool inside Puredata: https://puredata.info/docs/Deken
The send patch uses the hostname
localhost instead of an IP address.
of the OSC message has been defined arbitrarily -
it has to match between client and receiver.
Before sending OSC messages, the
needs to be clicked.
Before receiving OSC messages, the
needs to know which port to listen on.
Messages are then unpacked and routed according
to their path, using the
Use both patches for a remote controlled oscillator. If possible, use two computers and change the address in the send patch.
- Miller S. Puckette.
In Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC). Thessaloniki, \\ Greece, 1997.