Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread Mark Waddingham via use-livecode
Hi Tom, What code sets gTSsettings["teamcount], and more critically, are you using 'numberFormat' anywhere? It sounds like the value of gTSsettings["teamcount"] is *actually* 3.502564, and wherever you saw it is '4' was somewhere where numberFormat was truncating/rounding. Warmest

Re: Camera on iPad error?

2018-07-30 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Very odd that it would be IPv6 related. Are you doing anything with sockets? > On 31 Jul 2018, at 10:22 am, Alan via use-livecode > wrote: > > I've submitted an app update to the Apple store and have been rejected with > the following error: > > "We discovered one or more bugs in your app

Camera on iPad error?

2018-07-30 Thread Alan via use-livecode
I've submitted an app update to the Apple store and have been rejected with the following error: "We discovered one or more bugs in your app when reviewed on iPad running iOS 11.4.1 on Wi-Fi connected to an IPv6 network. Specifically, when tapping on the camera button, no further action took

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
No, the memory db is in memory, the file db is still a file. Also forgot, you should probably quote the filename 'pathtofile.db' otherwise it gets confused (unless you use a file with no extension. The nice thing about this is you can have your nice persistent file db, open a memory db, then do

Re: Quicktime on PC stuttering during Video displays

2018-07-30 Thread Peter Bogdanoff via use-livecode
Hi Francis, Is it Windows 10 that you’re having trouble playing video on? Apple stopped supporting QT with that version and the latest version of QT won’t work on Windows 10. However, a previous version should install and work. I happen to have it:

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread tbodine via use-livecode
Hi, >>global gTSsettings["teamcount"]; put gTSsettings["teamcount"] - 4 The global is just gTSsettings, so I modified your command as... global gTSsettings; put gTSsettings["teamcount"] - 4 RESULT: -0.497436 ??? Thanks, Tom -- Sent from:

Re: iOS multi-line input field

2018-07-30 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
Moving the "close" command elsewhere did the trick. This is a stack created almost 5 years ago and it used to work, so something changed. Thanks Mike. On 7/30/18 10:06 AM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode wrote: Second one: I've had a similar problem. I think there's a QR for it First one: Try

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Interesting... does it load the file database into memory? Bob S > On Jul 30, 2018, at 08:19 , Mike Bonner via use-livecode > wrote: > > Doh. Been a bit since I did it. Its-- ATTACH DATABASE pathtodb.db as dbname ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Hello Tom, What is the output of: global gTSsettings["teamcount"]; put gTSsettings["teamcount"] - 4 Best, Panos -- On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 10:32 PM, Tore Nilsen via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I have not encountered any differences in how variables are declared from

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread Tore Nilsen via use-livecode
I have not encountered any differences in how variables are declared from LC 7 to LC 8 or LC 9. It works fine here both in LC 8.1.8 and in LC 9.0.1 (RC) with MacOS 10.14 Beta Best regards Tore Nilsen --- This mail contains no viruses or bacteria as it is electronically produced and

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread tbodine via use-livecode
No, strict compilation is off. Variable preservation is on. So are LC 7 and 8 the same in terms of how variables are declared and accessed? That's been my assumption. Tom -- Sent from: http://runtime-revolution.278305.n4.nabble.com/Revolution-User-f278306.html

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread dunbarxx via use-livecode
Going down the declaration path further, do you have "strict compilation" set? Craig Newman -- Sent from: http://runtime-revolution.278305.n4.nabble.com/Revolution-User-f278306.html ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread tbodine via use-livecode
Nope, not it. The global is declared at the top of a group script containing numerous handlers that use that and other global vars. (Unless there was a change from LC 7 to LC 8 that requires declaration of variables in each handler? I am porting a LC 7 project into LC 8.) Tom -- Sent from:

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 07/30/2018 01:27 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode wrote: put 4 into gTSsettings["teamcount"]; put gTSsettings["teamcount"] & (gTSsettings["teamcount"]=4) works here in the message box. ah... global... global gTSsettings; put 4 into gTSsettings["teamcount"]; put gTSsettings["teamcount"]

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
put 4 into gTSsettings["teamcount"]; put gTSsettings["teamcount"] & (gTSsettings["teamcount"]=4) works here in the message box. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
You have to declare it as a global in every script where you use it. It sounds like thats whats going on here. On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 2:10 PM tbodine via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi all. > I have a global array containing the value 4. It's stored in >

Re: Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread tbodine via use-livecode
Oops, my formatting got lost... Message box experiment: put gTSsettings["teamcount"] 4 put gTSsettings["teamcount"] = 4 false Thx, Tom -- Sent from: http://runtime-revolution.278305.n4.nabble.com/Revolution-User-f278306.html ___ use-livecode

Too fundamental to be a bug, so what's wrong?

2018-07-30 Thread tbodine via use-livecode
Hi all. I have a global array containing the value 4. It's stored in gTSsettings["teamcount"] The bizarre thing is when I do value comparisons, gTSsettings["teamcount"] does not equal 4. This first occurred in a repeat loop, but I can reproduce it in the message box, too. put

Quicktime on PC stuttering during Video displays

2018-07-30 Thread Francis Nugent Dixon via use-livecode
Hi from Beautiful Brittany, Running LiveCode 5.5 on my Macs for many years with several very successful conversions to a PC platform (Windows 7) Apart from some field parameters and choice of "more PC" oriented character sets, I could convert in no time. Happy Bunny ! However, some of my Apple

Re: Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Hi all, Could you attach a couple of icons that don't work for you, in this bug report? https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21451 If the icons are confidential feel free to send them to panos (dot) merakos at livecode (dot) com Best, Panos -- On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 7:43 PM,

Re: Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
All the icons have RGB change, Red, Green, Blue I found one (1024x1024) that was set to "index" I re-exported from Illustrator, Still did help Brahmanathaswami On 7/30/18, 5:53 AM, "use-livecode on behalf of panagiotis merakos via use-livecode" wrote: Do the icons have an alpha

Re: LiveCode Server on CentOS 6?

2018-07-30 Thread Martin Koob via use-livecode
Hi Keith I have been running LC server on CentOS 6 on a VPS for a few years now. It runs the api for a cloud based application I have. I am not sure of the LC version but I am pretty sure it is 6.x... I don't know the details of the set up at the moment but If you want I can check into it

Re: Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
The problem I've had is that older icons work (from a couple of years ago), but newer icons that were working before this situation started happening do not work. On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 1:24 PM Colin Holgate via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Do you all know about the

Re: Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread Colin Holgate via use-livecode
Do you all know about the Assets.car requirement in iOS 11? Instead of including individual icons (which you have to do to support older iOS), you now include an Assets.car file, that has all of the icon sizes. It would be an included file. It is possible to make the file using Xcode, but I

[ANN] This Week in LiveCode 139

2018-07-30 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Hi all, Read about new developments in LiveCode open source and the open source community in today's edition of the "This Week in LiveCode" newsletter! Read issue #139 here: https://goo.gl/TwJhD7 This is a weekly newsletter about LiveCode, focussing on what's been going on in and around

Re: Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Do the icons have an alpha channel? I *think* they are not allowed to have one. Best, Panos -- On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 4:01 PM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Yes, I've had a similar problem, but I haven't figured it out. I went back > and found a

Re: Checking if internet is connected using tsNet?

2018-07-30 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
That should read: > telnet Bob S > On Jul 30, 2018, at 08:29 , Bob Sneidar wrote: > > It's simple: Shell this command: > > telnet <25> ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe

Re: Checking if internet is connected using tsNet?

2018-07-30 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
It's simple: Shell this command: telnet <25> eg: telnet smtp.gmail.com 25 You should get a response. SMTP servers will respond with information about the SMTP server. Other connections will simply reply that you are connected. If you get nothing, there is nothing listening at that IP on

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
Doh. Been a bit since I did it. Its-- ATTACH DATABASE pathtodb.db as dbname On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 8:55 AM Mike Bonner wrote: > Sorry.. To elaborate, yes you can attach a disk based db to a memory db. > Then you use dot notation to specify which database you're working on. > > So it would be a

Re: iOS multi-line input field

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
Second one: I've had a similar problem. I think there's a QR for it First one: Try moving your handler to inputEndEditing, just for giggles On Sun, Jul 29, 2018 at 6:30 PM J. Landman Gay via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I'm looking at a stack with a multi-line input

Re: Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
Yes, I've had a similar problem, but I haven't figured it out. I went back and found a couple of icons we had used several years ago. They do work, so I'm also baffled. On Mon, Jul 30, 2018 at 10:11 AM Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > Apple continues to give us

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
Sorry.. To elaborate, yes you can attach a disk based db to a memory db. Then you use dot notation to specify which database you're working on. So it would be a regular attach-- attach pathtodatabase.db as dbname Then any place you would specify a table name it would be dbname.tablename On

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
Yes wrote: > Wait, you can attach a disk based database to a memory database?? > > Bob S > > > > On Jul 27, 2018, at 15:19 , Mike Bonner via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > On the subject of sqLite/memory databases and preferences/data > persistence, > > rather

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
I know. I actually saved an arrayEncoded livecode array to file, then see if I could parse it for the purposes of creating a searchable array handler. I had to give up because as I sair, the format is not straightforward. Bob S > On Jul 27, 2018, at 15:47 , Richard Gaskin via use-livecode >

Re: Data Persistence

2018-07-30 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Wait, you can attach a disk based database to a memory database?? Bob S > On Jul 27, 2018, at 15:19 , Mike Bonner via use-livecode > wrote: > > On the subject of sqLite/memory databases and preferences/data persistence, > rather than using an array, and doing the encode/decode stuff, would

Home Screen Icon Not Rendered on iOS

2018-07-30 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Apple continues to give us grief…Anyone else have this context. Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.6 LC: 9.0.1 RC1 Xcode 9.4.1 iOS (on phone) 11.4.1 No matter what I do, I can't get the Home screen icon to render on the phone. It always "generic" All icons are entered into SA at correct dimensions.

Re: LiveCode Server on CentOS 6?

2018-07-30 Thread Brian Milby via use-livecode
Last migration that I had was pretty seamless. They migrated everything to a new VPS for me to check out before flipping the switch to migrate to the upgrade. May be worth checking out if they do the same sort of thing. Thanks, Brian On Jul 30, 2018, 1:41 AM -0500, Keith Clarke via use-livecode

Re: LiveCode Server on CentOS 6?

2018-07-30 Thread Keith Clarke via use-livecode
> First question (an admittedly ignorant one, but I haven't spent much time in > the CentOS community): Why does their package manager not automatically keep > system components current? CentOS 6 is not the latest version (and will be unsupported from 2020), so I guess there are