Need to grab my mac!
Site gets slow when everbody in the room tries to download from it.
Public class send actual code across the network. Yikes. There's a message called 'avoid the worst' which keeps folks from executing unix commands. Sorta.
It's polite in gamelan to not play on each other's beats, so speed changes are lagged. This clock system sort of models that.
There is a collective class that discovers folks and keeps track of their ip addresed. Broadcasting makes this possible, i think.