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Old 06-15-2019, 04:16 PM   #1
Kostik Vento
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Default [Reascript] CreateNewMIDIItemInProj seems to misinterpret qnIn parameter

CreateNewMIDIItemInProj's docs state that the last parameter qnIn indicates whether parameters start and end are in seconds (qnIn=false) or beats (qnIn=true).

In fact it behaves in a strange manner. The code that follows is supposed to create two items on different tracks:

Code:
reaper.InsertTrackAtIndex(0, false)
reaper.InsertTrackAtIndex(1, false)

t1 = reaper.GetTrack(0, 0)
t2 = reaper.GetTrack(0, 1)

reaper.CreateNewMIDIItemInProj(t1, 0, 7, false)
reaper.CreateNewMIDIItemInProj(t2, 3, 7, true)
The first tracks's item should start at second 3, and end at second 7 beind 4 seconds long.
The second track's item should start at beat 3, and end at beat 7 being 4 beats long.

What actually does this script do? The first item is ok.
The second tracks's item starts at second 3, ends at second 7, beind 4 seconds long!
The difference is that the second item's loop is just 4 beats long!

It is even better visible if we start off second 0, and try to insert 8 beats:

Code:
reaper.CreateNewMIDIItemInProj(t1, 0, 8, false)
reaper.CreateNewMIDIItemInProj(t2, 0, 8, true)
Second item's length is 8 seconds, but the loop mark is right at beat 8.

P.S. The Python version behaves the same way (actually, I run into the bug playing exactly with Python API).
P.P.S. The setting Loop source for new MIDI items in REAPER Preferences -> Project -> Media Item Defaults does not affect MIDI items created via Reascript (( They're always looped.
P.P.P.S. REAPER 5.978 on Mac OS Sierra 10.12.6 (16G2016).
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