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Re: [web-audio-api] WaveTable is poorly named (#170)

From: Olivier Thereaux <notifications@github.com>
Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:30:07 -0700
To: WebAudio/web-audio-api <web-audio-api@noreply.github.com>
Message-ID: <WebAudio/web-audio-api/issues/170/24244664@github.com>
> [Original comment](https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=19561#4) by Jussi Kalliokoski on W3C Bugzilla. Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:52:36 GMT

(In reply to off-issue-tracker comment)
> Formant implies an _absolute_ frequency.
> The WaveTable entries are harmonics, i.e. _relative_ to the oscillator's
> current fundamental frequency.

You're absolutely right, HarmonicTable is more accurate.

I didn't notice your earlier comment because it was made on the mailing list, please refrain from commenting on issues off the issue tracker to avoid the discussion from getting fragmented. :)

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