Re: Encrypted standalones

2019-04-15 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
J. Landman Gay wrote: > I take that back. If I turn Android builds back on, close Standalone > Settings, and re-open it, the password is gone. So, we can't protect > Android mainstacks? > > Android apps can be distributed through private web sites, and without > any encryption they would be

Re: Encrypted standalones

2019-04-15 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
I take that back. If I turn Android builds back on, close Standalone Settings, and re-open it, the password is gone. So, we can't protect Android mainstacks? Android apps can be distributed through private web sites, and without any encryption they would be easier to hack. I understand that I

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread Stephen Barncard via use-livecode
Thank you James, Richard, Alex, and Bob for your replies. As it turns out, James' suggestion was a good one and version 6 of "A Better Finder Rename" does indeed to appear to do what I want. In connection with Public Space's companion folder utility, I can do it all

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Bob Sneidar wrote: > And as always my disclaimer for NextCloud: Once you begin syncing your > local files to a NextCloud server, the server BECOMES THE MASTER! > Unsyncing a particular subfolder in the future has the particularly > henious effect of DELETING YOUR LOCAL FOLDER! Turning sync back

Encrypted standalones

2019-04-15 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
Is there a reason we can't encrypt the main stack in standalone settings when building for mobile? I can set set a password if I uncheck the mobile app options, set the password, then re-enable mobile builds, and the password remains. I'm not sure if it is actually used though when building

Re: Re: Upcoming MacOS 14.5 with software “notarization” requirements

2019-04-15 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Richmond wrote: The frightening thing about this is that Microsoft produce a fairly shoddy product, and as Linux has signally failed to displace Microsoft from world dominator, it will become ever worse and shoddier without any healthy competition. If we limit our view of computing to desktop

Re: Upcoming MacOS 14.5 with software “notarization” requirements

2019-04-15 Thread Richmond via use-livecode
The frightening thing about this is that Microsoft produce a fairly shoddy product, and as Linux has signally failed to displace Microsoft from world dominator, it will become ever worse and shoddier without any healthy competition. Richmond. On 15.04.19 19:52, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode

Re: Saving a tab formatted field to a file and retaining its formatting

2019-04-15 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Why? I already have that for Mac via Applescript and Javascript. You can also populate a .fdf file if it's properly formatted, and the PDF is configured to access it upon opening. Also there is the qrtPDFLib. Bob S > On Apr 9, 2019, at 09:00 , Robert J. Earp via use-livecode > wrote: > >

Re: Best strategy for dragging objects in an out of groups?

2019-04-15 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Navigator by Geoff Canyon is working fairly well for me. Bob S > On Apr 11, 2019, at 12:55 , Michael Kristensen via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi there > > What would be the best strategy for dragging objects in and out of groups? > > If anyone has a stack that demonstrate that it would

Re: Upcoming MacOS 14.5 with software “notarization” requirements

2019-04-15 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
My opinion, unasked for as it is, this is just another bullet in the foot of Apple, and they don't have many toes left. Bob S > On Apr 12, 2019, at 21:53 , kee nethery via use-livecode > wrote: > > My understanding from conversations with people who should know is that apps > that have

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
And as always my disclaimer for NextCloud: Once you begin syncing your local files to a NextCloud server, the server BECOMES THE MASTER! Unsyncing a particular subfolder in the future has the particularly henious effect of DELETING YOUR LOCAL FOLDER! Turning sync back on for that folder will

AutoUpdater

2019-04-15 Thread Terence Heaford via use-livecode
Why does LiveCode’s AutoUpdater run even though it is turned off in preferences? Thanks Terry ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread Stephen Barncard via use-livecode
Thank you James - I have licensed all the 'Better' Apps for over 10 years but I didn't think they were capable of 1. Reading the EXIF date 2. AND setting the Created Date and time of the file with formatted information gained from the EXIF info 3. AND renaming the filename of that file with

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread Keith Martin via use-livecode
Hi Stephen, I made a little tool (in LiveCode, natch) for doing this using touch. It's here: http://panoramaphotographer.com/software/likeaversion/index.html and there's a link near the bottom of the page to download the LiveCode stack. k On 14 Apr 2019, at 22:52, Stephen Barncard via

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
If you are looking for an existing app the folks at publicspace have what I think you need http://www.publicspace.net/ABetterFinderAttributes/index.html Although I haven’t had a need for this particular app I have used a companion app (A BetterFinder Renamer) for years and it has worked