A method for installed playback systems. Set as a login item for macOS. Adjust the target process and launch file as necessary. The watcher script will check that the defined process exists. If not, it will relaunch the target file. Based on the work of Jim Bell for Generativity by Fernanda D'Agostino, Suyama Space, Seattle WA, … Continue reading Process Watcher
Using QLab 3, Left Coast Mac programmed a continuous video wall controller for Axon's Seattle office lobby. Using event automation via AppleScript and OSC controls to control the startup, running, and shutdown of the video wall on a daily basis, the installation has been running continuously since summer of 2015. More here.
UPDATE 7/10/17 - Check out the contributed module from Sam Levey, with nodes to control QLab via OSC messages and a node to control node-red from QLab: https://www.npmjs.com/package/node-red-contrib-qlab This eliminates some steps from the method described below. ORIGINAL: Utilizing node-RED, QLab can respond to hash tags, text strings, etc via OSC messages and UDP packets. … Continue reading Control QLab with Twitter