» Strings
This site relies heavily on Javascript. You should enable it if you want the full experience. Learn more.

Strings

Italian | French

Plain Text

Wikipedia on Plain Text
Wikipedia on Character Encodings
Wikipedia on Unicode

Related nodes

Reader (String)
Writer (String)
Length (String)
Add (String)
Separate (String)
FormatValue (String)
Sort (String)
...and many many more

vvvv uses Unicode internally but it allows you to read and write plain text files in any encoding you like.

Nodes consist for different datatypes (Values, Colors, XElements,...) to convert them into strings and back again.

Examples in your vvvv\girlpower\ directory:

  • Strings

See also:

XML

Wikipedia on XML
XML Tutorials

Related nodes

AsXElement (XML)
Element (XML Split)
Attribute (XML Split)
GetElements (XML ByXPath)
Cons(XElement)
XPath (XML)
XQuery (XML)
AsString(Object)
...and many more

vvvv supports XML documents via a native datatype called XElements which wraps the .net type of the same name. There is a range of nodes operating on that datatype that allow you to navigate through XML elements (tags) and attributes, perform complex XPath queries and construct XML documents on the fly.

XML documents can be read and saved as plain text files.

Examples in your vvvv\girlpower\ directory:

  • Strings
  • IO\Web\05_Wikipedia Example

See also:

JSON

JSON specification
Wikipedia on JSON

Related nodes

AsXElement (JSON)

JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) is a lightweight data-interchange format. It is easy for humans to read and write. It is easy for machines to parse and generate.

Examples in your vvvv\girlpower\ directory:

  • Strings

See also:

Regular Expressions

Wikipedia on Regular Expression

Related nodes

RegExpr (String)

Regular expressions are patterns used to match character combinations in strings.

Examples in your vvvv\girlpower\ directory:

  • Strings

See also:

TTY Renderer

Wikipedia on TTY
Wikipedia on ASCII Art

Related nodes

Renderer (TTY)
Write (TTY)
WriteLn(TTY)
WritePage(TTY)

Renderer (TTY) has two main usecases: mostly it is used as vvvvs error console so it is good practice to have a tty open to be informed of things that go wrong. But also it doubles as your realtime ASCII-art renderer.

Examples in your vvvv\girlpower\ directory:

  • Strings\TTY_Overview.v4p


This is the landing page of the category Strings

anonymous user login

Shoutbox

~1d ago

ravazquez: @karistouf you can use my Global S&R contribution for this purpose

~2d ago

joreg: yes, no S/R. OSC is one way to communicate btw. instnces.

~2d ago

karistouf: @joreg: between 2 differents instances of VVVV on same computer,no S and R (values) possible ? only OSC way ?

~4d ago

tonfilm: glad to share the second update on the #vl #xenko #3d library: #vvvv #visualprogramming #creativecoding vl-xenko-3d-engine-update-2

~6d ago

joreg: rather toot then tweet? follow the hype and us on mastodon: https://mastodon.xyz/@vvvv #vvvv

~7d ago

ggml: any recommendation for renting visuals-grade pcs in berlin ?

~7d ago

metrowave: Structure Sensor Core now for Windows: https://store.structure.io/buy/structure-core cool features, could be useful in vvvv

~7d ago

yar: @levi I used xml, expresso and scripts for importing/exporting (c4d <-> VVVV)

~7d ago

levi: @yar . yea thanks. was a bit outdated that one. but c4d has the ascii importer now that did the trick.