Re: CompositorType Android Performance

2017-03-01 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 3/1/17 9:40 PM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: So I went hunting and found an old thread on the forums, which also discusses Android performance related to compostorType settings. There's been no more discussion since Apr '16 I never did quite understand how to adjust

CompositorType Android Performance

2017-03-01 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
we are having some issues with performance of our new app on Android, moving from one card/stack to another or dynamically updated the interface on the same card…) without navigating to another card or stack) can take 3-5 seconds, Turning on the accelerated rendering of a stack causees it to

Re: Anyone doing a LiveCode Community Chat Bot? Wondering

2017-03-01 Thread Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode
Now that I remember, Scott McDonald also included a chatbot "Dr. Eliza" in his book about LiveCode games (page 71-77): http://livecodegamedeveloper.com/blog/2014-02-24/Coding-Nine-LiveCode-Games-Sample.pdf On Wed, Mar 1, 2017 at 9:54 PM, Alejandro Tejada wrote: >

Re: Anyone doing a LiveCode Community Chat Bot? Wondering

2017-03-01 Thread Jerry Jensen via use-livecode
From times past. I don’t know the current status. http://bjoernke.com/index.irev?target=chatrev .Jerry > On Mar 1, 2017, at 5:25 AM, Mark Rauterkus via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi, > > LiveCode seems like a great too for the creation of a Chat Bot, or multiple

Anyone doing a LiveCode Community Chat Bot? Wondering

2017-03-01 Thread Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode
Chatbots in LiveCode? Look at this site: https://sites.google.com/a/pgcps.org/livecode/artificial-intelligence Check first student's examples. Download this LC compatible very old stack (adapted from a HyperCard stack) requires some easy fixes to run well in LC 8:

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Yes, of course, Hype is nowhere near the scope of LC. my interest is just what you describe: an environment for smooth easy-to-build animation and, if it can also be deployed on a web site without having to load the entire Emscriptem , so much the better. A full graphic mini-novel-story (6

Re: Image Manipulation by javascript/HTML5 using a widget

2017-03-01 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
I am running webglearth pretty well, so I know it can be done. Sent from my iPhone > On Mar 1, 2017, at 4:42 PM, Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode > wrote: > > Using browser widget in LC 8.1.3, I could not open and run > any webGL demo webpage, but according to

SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-01 Thread Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode
Peter Brett wrote: > Hold your horses, Richard, I'm still waiting for the official > Mark Waddingham stamp of approval for making changes > to the LiveCode language! > There's a still a chance that it'll change a bit before it > actually makes its way into a release. This is real good news! :D

Image Manipulation by javascript/HTML5 using a widget

2017-03-01 Thread Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode
Using browser widget in LC 8.1.3, I could not open and run any webGL demo webpage, but according to the website html5test.org this browser widget is Chrome 47 and could run webGL, but not webGL2... :( Al On Tue, 28 Feb 2017, Jonathan Lynch wrote: > Thank you. There's a whole ton of javascript

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Tore Nilsen via use-livecode
> 1. mar. 2017 kl. 20.40 skrev Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode > : > > I just downloaded HYPE from Tumult: this is where some serious competition is > coming from. If animated content is what you want to build, then, yes. But it is nowhere near the

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Name dropping like that (HYPE from Tumult) inevitably makes me want to check the thing out. http://tumult.com/hype/ It certainly looks very impressive . . . BUT: 1. It is confined to one platform (Mac OS X 10.8 and up). 2. Its output seems to be HTML5 only. As I only stretch to Mac OS

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-01 Thread Peter TB Brett via use-livecode
On 01/03/2017 18:22, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote: The answer turns out to be: "Quite good - pull request submitted, status changed to 'Awaiting Build'" - i.e. "done!" http://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=14223 Many thanks to Peter Brett for addressing this, and implementing it

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Graham Samual wrote: But (and there certainly is a ‘but’) there is a danger that the whole LC environment might move away from the very powerful “everyone can code” ideal. It may be simply that this list is preoccupying itself with more arcane stuff that’s outside the comfort zone of most

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-01 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
This thread title asks: "What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?" The answer turns out to be: "Quite good - pull request submitted, status changed to 'Awaiting Build'" - i.e. "done!" http://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=14223 Many thanks to Peter Brett for addressing this,

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
I don’t always agree with Richmond (to put it mildly) but here I feel very close to his position. I think that the mother ship's attempts to make LC more up to date and at the same time more relevant to commercial software production are laudable, and even necessary to ensure the product stays

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-01 Thread Peter TB Brett via use-livecode
On 01/03/2017 15:37, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote: Hi Peter. Very informative thank you. In the example, [protected form] = [salt] + protect([protection func], [salt] + [credential]); It looks like they are saying to prepent the salt prior to the protect function (in the case of LC

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Richmond via use-livecode
I'm sorry if that is how you understood my posting. What I meant was that many people don't really want to look "under the hood" of the illusion created by the desktop manager and so forth, with its artifacts such as icons, folders and images, to any of the abstraction layers underneath. The

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Read the post I was responding to. Richmond seemed to be making the point that the GUI of Livecode presented an illusion to the end user that they were working with a "real" app. As I said, I may have misconstrued his meaning, but that was what it seemed like he was saying. Bob S > On Mar

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-01 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Hi Peter. Very informative thank you. In the example, [protected form] = [salt] + protect([protection func], [salt] + [credential]); It looks like they are saying to prepent the salt prior to the protect function (in the case of LC that would be encrypt) but if someone got access to the SQL

Re: Dragging widgets

2017-03-01 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
> On 1 Mar 2017, at 12:08 am, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > wrote: > > As to that, everything you do on a computer, INCLUDING typing code, is an > illusion. A DOS prompt is an illusion in it's own right. So is a light bulb > on a panel that was turned on by

Re: Anyone doing a LiveCode Community Chat Bot? Wondering

2017-03-01 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
I am very interested in AI bots. It would be really cool to use LiveCode to interface with the Google Home, or Amazon Echo API. Through kickstarter, I have supported the DashBot in hopes that it's core OS can run apps made with LiveCode. I don't have it yet, but I am hoping it has Android

Anyone doing a LiveCode Community Chat Bot? Wondering

2017-03-01 Thread Mark Rauterkus via use-livecode
Hi, LiveCode seems like a great too for the creation of a Chat Bot, or multiple chat bots. Is anyone doing (or done) an open source / community chat bot with LiveCode? Just read two interesting articles. Pointers below: #1 I turned my mobile app into a chatbot. Here’s why.

Re: RSYNC still uses MD5 and...

2017-03-01 Thread Peter TB Brett via use-livecode
On 01/03/2017 02:39, Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode wrote: RSYNC would be a nice and useful addition to LiveCode engine. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rsync Could RSYNC be implemented fast enough using only LiveCode scripts? The way that rsync uses hashes isn't at all problematic. If

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-01 Thread Peter TB Brett via use-livecode
On 28/02/2017 15:46, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote: Thanks for that Peter! I've been thinking about a way to encrypt data for storage in database systems for things like passwords and server credentials. Now to figure out how to decrypt it... Hi Bob, Never store user passwords in clear