dssi_osc_send man page

dssi_osc_send — send OSC messages to DSSI applications.

Synopsis

dssi_osc_send <option> <OSC URL> <values>

Description

dssi_osc_send sends DSSI OSC methods to DSSI applications. dssi_osc_send is typically used to control DSSI hosts (possibly for scripted operation), or to test DSSI user interfaces.

Options

-c
Send a `control' message. Requires two values to be supplied in the <values> section: control port and value. For example, to set control port 1 to 0.1:
dssi_osc_send -c <OSC URL> 1 0.1
-p
Send a `program' message. Requires two values to be supplied in the <values> section: bank and program number. For example, to select bank 0 program number 7:
dssi_osc_send -p <OSC URL> 0 7
-m
Send `midi' message. Requires four numbers to be supplied in the <values> section. For example, to send a note on, middle C, velocity 64:
dssi_osc_send -m <OSC URL> 0 144 60 64
-C
Send a `configure' message. The <values> are the key and value pair. For example, to send key `load' and value `/tmp/patches.pat':
dssi_osc_send -C <OSC URL> load /tmp/patches.pat
-s
Send a `show' message.
dssi_osc_send -s <OSC URL>
-h
Send a `hide' message.
dssi_osc_send -h <OSC URL>
-q
Send a `quit' message.
dssi_osc_send -q <OSC URL>
-e
Send a `exiting' message.
dssi_osc_send -e <OSC URL>
<OSC URL>
The URL to connect to. For example:
osc.udp://localhost:19383/dssi/test.1
osc.udp://my.host.org:10886/dssi/xsynth-dssi/Xsynth/chan00

See Also

dssi_osc_update(1).

Author

This manual page was originally created by Mark Hymers from the help text of the application, for the Debian project (but may be freely used by others).

Referenced By

dssi_osc_update(1).

January 5th, 2009