Re: curl in LiveCode

2020-02-17 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
abuseipdb.com/api/v2/check?ipAddress=172.217.9.174;, pHeaders, rOutHeaders, rResult, rBytes) into tResult tResult contains the same value as the one returned executing curl via shell. The only thing i don?t know is where and how to add the Accept:=application/json - Matthias Rebbe Life Is

curl in LiveCode

2020-02-13 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
An API that I use was sunset on 2020-02-01 so I need to convert my previous stack calls from their v1 to v2 format. The original method was a simple url post but the updated method uses GET via curl. I was able to convert my calls to the new format, and can successfully get data when using

Re: Face/Touch ID

2020-01-22 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
mergLA will handle Face ID the same as Touch ID for iOS: no extra code needed. It would be REALLY cool if this would work on macOS too so you could use it on MacBook Pros since it's using the same calls. https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=18742 --Andrew Bell From: Dan Friedman

Re: iOS dark mode

2019-12-05 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
at 2:30 PM Andrew Bell via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: Is there a way to determine if an iOS device has dark mode ("Dark Appearance") enabled from within a LiveCode app? The inherited default text color of a field is black, but is changed to white by the OS

iOS dark mode

2019-12-04 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Is there a way to determine if an iOS device has dark mode ("Dark Appearance") enabled from within a LiveCode app? The inherited default text color of a field is black, but is changed to white by the OS when this mode is enabled (on a white background in this case which makes it appear

Re: Connecting LC to Xcode

2019-12-04 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
What is your virtual device? I don't have this problem any longer with Xcode 11.1 (required for LC 9.6dp1), but in older versions the default iPad was an iPad Air and the default iPhone was an iPhone 5 (or 5s?) and the Simulator wouldn't fully launch. In the device Simulator you can launch

Re: iOS scrollers

2019-12-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I can confirm this issue and have made a sample stack documenting it (but can't find the bug report @ quality.livecode.com to update). Here are the results of my testing of the data grid scroller with the various fullscreenMode options... set the fullscreenMode of me to "showAll" // CUTS

Re: mergAV and AVkit

2019-12-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
gAVRequestMediaAccess "video" --Andrew Bell Date: Thu, 28 Nov 2019 08:24:55 +1100 From: Monte Goulding Subject: Re: mergAV and AVkit mergAV has already supported this for a while. You set the microphone to empty before creating the camera. It is in the docs for mergAVCamCreate. On

mergAV and AVkit

2019-11-27 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm excited to see that the switch to AVkit in LC 9.6 fixes the bug where href="https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21438;>cameraControl automatically configured audio and video input devices when created! Will these syntax changes be made to mergAV? Using the barcode reader on

Re: WebP-Tool v103

2019-11-25 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
"2. have more images that fit the package -- last time I check it was 100MB, for iOS." I assume you are referring to the maximum app size when downloading from the App Store, in which case that limit has been removed with iOS 13.

Re: Push Card

2019-10-22 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I learned HyperCard in K-12 during the '90s and moved to LiveCode a couple years ago. My coding efficiency and strategies have developed considerably over my past couple projects. I don't make a new card for everything, but easily end up with a dozen cards in a stack for most projects.

Re: DataGrid Scrolling problem

2019-10-06 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Something seems to have changed in the datagrid code, because I have an old iOS device with a version of my software from over a year ago and it scrolls fine so I feel like the issue is with my scroller and DG2 (this stack pre-dates that change). I tried Ralph's suggestion of adding 20px,

Re: DataGrid Scrolling problem

2019-10-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Now that you mention this, I see the same issue with 2 of my apps in the iOS store that were built using LC 9.5. There is one item just "past" the bottom of the datagrid that you can only see if you swipe beyond the end, but as soon as you let go it snaps back to showing the 2nd to last

Re: load app to ios device for testing??

2019-08-12 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Jacque has a handy tool called Airlaunch that allows you to deliver builds over the air (via web server). [https://livecode.com/products/thirdparty/hyperactivesw/airlaunch-1-0-0/] Another option is to save the standalone and install directly via the Devices panel in Xcode.

Re: repeat with times

2019-05-22 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I realize there are better and more efficient ways to construct that loop, but the fact that the original code does not throw an error in 9.0.5rc1 but does throw an error in 9.5dp1 made it seem like a regression. After re-reading the release notes I think this is probably the result of

repeat with times

2019-05-21 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm excited to try some of the new features of LC 9.5 but found a regression that has me dead in the water. Went to file a bug report, but 9.0.5 is the newest version listed. (I realize the team is busy in San Jose this week) Now that I'm a slightly more seasoned coder I know there are

Re: Android needs 64 bit builds

2019-05-13 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Hopefully it's a type for 9.0.5DP1 since 9.0.4 was released today. I can't wait to use some new faster Android emulators! --Andrew Bell Subject: Re: Android needs 64 bit builds Message-ID: Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII; format=flowed a minor thing probably i noticed. The

Re: Android needs 64 bit builds

2019-05-01 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
This was originally mentioned in a message at the end of January, but that thread never went anywhere. I submitted an updated app to Google Play today and noticed the warning message myself for the first time. It seems we have a few more months to prepare for this, but can't recall seeing

Re: Why do I have the business package?

2019-04-29 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Occasionally I use some of the advanced networking stuff but the remote debugger has been worth the upgrade price for me. --Andrew Bell Date: Sun, 28 Apr 2019 09:16:30 -0700 From: doc hawk To: use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Subject: Why do I have the business package? In all seriousness,

Re: App rejected - add parental gate

2019-03-18 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I had a student submit an app that got rejected for the same reason. To gain approval he presented a grid of 9 random numbers (7,19,603,73,29,200,etc.) and asked the end-user to select values that were "multiples of 3" (603,29,etc.). This was deemed an appropriate age-gate for his audience

Windows notifications

2019-02-07 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I am trying to modify a Windows stack to alert the user when a particular event happens while the app is in the background or minimized. Something like mergNotify, but for Windows, would be ideal. My first thought was to change the taskbar icon, like Outlook does when I have a new email or

Re: remove empty lines in DG

2018-12-11 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
From: Bob Sneidar To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Re: remove empty lines in DG Fortunately for you, I have a cursorToArray function already written:-) YOU wrote that? Thank you thank you thank you! When I discovered that script it completely changed my workflow by allowing me the

Re: Browser Widget Problem in Android

2018-11-25 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Mike- Attachments don't make their way onto the list, so we can't see your settings. You said a "map browser widget" but that doesn't exist in LiveCode: Map widget does, and Browser widget does, but no Map Browser widget. I think you're talking about the Browser widget based off the thread

Re: problem with mobileSetKeyboardType

2018-11-03 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I think that code is based off a documentation bug because "alphabet" is not a listed parameter in the dictionary (even though it is the first example shown after the listed parameters). I use: The mobile keyboard won't activate unless a field has focus and the "default" keyboard is

Tab between fields on mobile device

2018-11-01 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm trying to tab from field to field in a mobile app when pressing the TAB key on a bluetooth keyboard, but having no luck in an iOS app. My "on tabKey" code works fine in the IDE but not on the iPad. After closer inspection of the dictionary, I discovered that the tabKey handler is NOT

mergLA for Mac

2018-10-03 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I created an admin backend app for a client so they can manage data for their frontend app. This backend, based off client request, is running on macOS/Windows/iOS. The desktop versions use a password for authenticating access but the iOS deployment uses Touch/Face ID for authentication

Re: iOS 12 and SDK

2018-09-19 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I ran into the same problem: had to upgrade from Xcode 8.2 to 9.2, which required that I upgrade from macOS 10.11 to 10.12. You can download the update from Apple through the App Store @ https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT208202 but will need to log into the Apple developer site to download

Re: App Dead on iOS 12

2018-09-18 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I originally reported the iOS 12 bug (that doesn't show up in QC when you search for "iOS 12" but can be found @ https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21396) back in July, which was fixed in 9.0.1rc2. I no longer see that black screen or crash on iOS 12 (betas or release) when

Re: Remote Debugger Anomalies

2018-09-13 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
- The stack that caches object scripts is not being cleaned up properly between debugging sessions. This would mean that you would see the old script but what would be executing would be the new script. One way to test this might be to move a breakpoint statement from one line to another

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-09-11 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
From: Randy Hengst To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Re: iOS 12 compatibility Message-ID: <0be15129-2652-43a4-aecc-00498689e...@mac.com> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Hi Andrew, What version of LC and Xcode combination did you use for your build? be well, randy

View manifest in compiled Android app

2018-09-10 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I just had a mobile app submission rejected from Google Play for "Violation of Device and Network Abuse policy" which is an extremely vague category of issues. Based on some StackOverflow research, it seems that a common fix to this is to ensure that the following line appears in your

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-09-10 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Thank you Livecode crew for patching Bug 21396 that required acceleratedRendering to be TRUE in order for an app to launch in iOS 12! Word of advice to developers as they submit their new builds to Apple (because if you don't, and you don't have acceleratedRendering enabled in your stack,

Re: Datagrid Scrolling

2018-08-27 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I agree, and my clients have confirmed, that scrolling with dg2 is jerky compared to dg1. This isn't as noticeable when scrolling at a fast rate, but very evident at slower speeds. https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=20910 As Sannyasin mentioned, I can't go back to LC8 due to lack

Re: fullscreenmode and rect of a substack on mobile device ?

2018-08-20 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
From: Brian Milby To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Re: fullscreenmode and rect of a substack on mobile device ? Message-ID: In the end, I guess I need to get an Android device so I can start testing. My go-to source for Android test devices is the local grocery store so I can buy a

Re: Tutorial for MAP widget

2018-08-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Klaus- After further inspection I agree with you that this widget needs a proper tutorial. I was looking at the module itself trying to find some undocumented features (like a polygon or circle overlay instead of just a polyline) and came up empty handed. After looking at the W3Schools

Re: Regaining IDE Efficiency: Property Inspector

2018-08-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
This one escaped me at first as well, but if you click on the sprocket widget in the upper-right of the PI you have the option for "Header/Footer Size" to grow and shrink the tabs. I'm not sure what "Footer" is referring to. --Andrew Bell PI window and tabs: - The PI tabs (Basic,

Re: Tutorial for MAP widget

2018-08-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Like this? https://livecode.com/docs/9-0-0/components/map-widget/ I will be talking a little about my Map widget implementation during a LC Global talk next month. --Andrew Bell From: Klaus major-k To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Tutorial for MAP widget Message-ID: Content-Type:

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-08-05 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
launch. --Andrew Bell -- @Andrew thanks for checking. Which LC version do you now use? We have fixed *a lot* of acceleratedrendering-related issues in LC 9.0.1- RC-1, so issue #2 might be already fixed. Best, Panos -- On Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 2:11 PM, Andrew Bell via use-livecode

Re: acceleratedRendering

2018-08-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Panos asked me to file a bug report on what I was experiencing, but I haven't been able to nail down the formula yet. Simply enabling acceleratedRendering would allow my app to launch, but things weren't moving or responding as they should have. It does seem like some mouseUp messages are

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-07-25 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
at app launch. --Andrew Bell -- @Andrew thanks for checking. Which LC version do you now use? We have fixed *a lot* of acceleratedrendering-related issues in LC 9.0.1- RC-1, so issue #2 might be already fixed. Best, Panos -- On Wed, Jul 25, 2018 at 2:11 PM, Andrew Bell via

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-07-25 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
st, Panos -- PS: We are still investigating. On Thu, Jul 19, 2018 at 9:51 AM, panagiotis merakos wrote: Thanks Andrew. I just upgraded the test device to iOS 12 beta 4 and I confirm apps still crash on startup. Sigh :( Best, Panos -- On Wed, Jul 18, 2018 at 6:28 PM, Andrew Bell via use-liv

Re: iOS 12 compatibility (panagiotis merakos)

2018-07-18 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Based on the fact that my apps are still crashing on load in iOS 12 beta 4 (16A5327f) I can only assume that Fortnite was NOT written in Livecode ;) --Andrew Bell From: panagiotis merakos To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Re: iOS 12 compatibility Message-ID: Content-Type:

Re: Apple's 30%--anyway around it?

2018-07-17 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
One method is to offer things for sale outside of things for sale to the outside world that then unlock content in your app. I have a client that a made an app for that is free to download, but functionally crippled without an existing account from them (login credentials unlock access to

Re: Mobile Launch Camera

2018-07-10 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
mobilePickPhoto will launch the device camera, but not actually open the OS based Camera app. There is a nice lesson available @ http://lessons.livecode.com/m/4069/l/30490-how-do-i-capture-images-in-livecode-mobile --Andrew Bell From: Dan Friedman To: "use-livecode@lists.runrev.com"

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-07-03 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Had my first customer complaint about the app not working on their device running the iOS 12 beta. Luckily I was able to point to a blog post about how Fortnite also crashes under iOS 12 and explained how their development budget is WAY larger to buy some time ;) Has the mothership had a

Re: Mastering TS Net

2018-07-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Like Jacque mentioned, I don't think you need to bother with tsNet for local files since they should be almost instantly loaded. I too struggled with tsNet when I first tried to implement it, but this website helped me more than the LiveCode pages:

Re: iOS 12 compatibility

2018-06-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
, Panos -- On Tue, Jun 26, 2018 at 5:11 PM, Andrew Bell via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: I know the devs are working on including the new version of Xcode, but has anyone tried to run their apps in the iOS 12 beta? I installed it on my iPad and haven't had ANY luck. Eve

iOS 12 compatibility

2018-06-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I know the devs are working on including the new version of Xcode, but has anyone tried to run their apps in the iOS 12 beta? I installed it on my iPad and haven't had ANY luck. Every app that I've made (app store official & ad hoc install) either crashes or goes to black screen on iOS 12.

Navbar widget limitations

2018-06-20 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I've had growing frustration with adding items and changing itemNames of new items in the Navigation Bar widget. Today I finally took the time to attempt and recreate/troubleshoot the issue which led me to filing two bug reports. One major limitation I discovered was that the widget only

Re: Close nodes in Tree View widget

2018-06-14 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
-0500, Andrew Bell via use-livecode , wrote: Setting the arrayData to EMPTY acts the same as setting the arrayData to some other array: the open nodes remain open. I even tried changing the number of elements in the array to something as low as 1 but it still remembered what nodes had been open when

Re: Close nodes in Tree View widget

2018-06-14 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Setting the arrayData to EMPTY acts the same as setting the arrayData to some other array: the open nodes remain open. I even tried changing the number of elements in the array to something as low as 1 but it still remembered what nodes had been open when setting the arrayData to something

Close nodes in Tree View widget

2018-06-13 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm working with the Tree View widget and have found that leaf nodes stay open even after the arrayData has changed. For example, if I click on leaf node 2 and 4 to open them up for further inspection but then load new arrayData those same leaf nodes are already expanded with the new data.

Re: Access image EXIF info on mobile

2018-06-01 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Didn't bother to test on Android since mergAV isn't supported, but I can confirm the crashes on simulated devices. When tested on physical devices, the stack never crashed but didn't always work depending on the source of the image. Even images from the same device didn't always work,

Re: NavBar widget in LC9.0.0

2018-05-24 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Both of these work for me in 9.0.0rc1 and 9.0.0 on 10.13.3 (using the default widget with the 4 items): set the hilitedItem of widget "Navigation Bar" to 4 set the hilitedItemName of widget "Navigation Bar" to "search" By some chance do you have more than 1 navbar widget which is

Re: Internet library and LC9

2018-05-17 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Depending on your license level, tsNet may not be available. I was recently looking for a way to force clear browser cache in LiveCode browser widget (still can't figure it out, even trying the "?seconds" parameter discussed on the list) and discovered the LOAD command in LiveCode. Where

Re: Posting to Facebook?

2018-05-14 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Andre's Facebook library still works, but was a bear to track down about 2 years ago when I bought and implemented it. It seems other than references in the Wayback Machine, this library has vanished from the interwebs. Social sharing seems common enough that there would be a reliable

mobileSensorAvailable accuracy on Android

2018-05-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm getting false positives when using mobileSensorAvailable("location") with Location Services disabled on my device. iOS is able to determine Location Services is disabled and notify user (via a short script), but the same code in my Android build is telling me the sensor is available. I

Segmented Control widget mouseDown

2018-05-01 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
(apologies, this was initially sent to the wrong email) Is there any way to capture mouseDown/Up on a Segmented Control widget? hiliteChanged is the only message that is documented or shows up in the Script Editor and standard mouseDown/Up handlers aren't acknowledged. Am I missing

Re: Search a multidimensional array

2018-04-20 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
THANK YOU for the recommendation! It took 4 seconds to convert this giant array to an SQLlite DB that could be queried in a heartbeat. You just took this project from proof of concept to prototype. My apologies to the list, I vaguely remember seeing that thread but didn't recall the title

Search a multidimensional array

2018-04-20 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Is there a quick way to search a large multidimensional array that I am missing? I'm working on an inventory system and trying to figure out some more efficient methods. Currently I'm taking a tab-delimited spreadsheet provided by the client and converting it to an array, but there are

Re: LCG Session Suggestions

2018-04-10 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Has there been a session where someone showed a bug fix with pull request? I recently tried to try a simple contribution (updating a Dictionary entry) and found myself struggling (Git virgin). I know there are lots of Github tutorials (and Trevor did a tutorial with Git/Levure @ LC Global

Re: RevMail - Status in 9,0

2018-04-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I ran into this over the weekend but didn't check the list until this morning. After some testing I can confirm this bug appeared in 9.0.0dp11. Filed bug report @ https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21172 I'll probably look at switching my code over from revMail to

Re: eBook Academy error

2018-04-05 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Well I took this as a chance to dip my toes in the GitHub waters. I created an account, signed my contributor agreement with LiveCode, and linked my GitHub to LiveCode. I made a commit (but no pull request) on docs/dictionary/object/videoClip.lcdoc and it was pretty painless ;) Can anyone

Re: eBook Academy error

2018-04-04 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Bug 21156 for dictionary error filed. What about the outdated lesson information? --Andrew Bell - Hi Andrew, I suggest filing a bug report to quality.livecode.com. This report would be a good candidate for a community pull request, as it requires changes in the Dictionary. Best, Panos -

eBook Academy error

2018-04-04 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I have some students working through the LiveCode academies in class and have found an error in the first lesson (previously we have encountered issues with the Parallax Effect lesson). On the Project Setup and Splash Screen, the user is instructed to play a splashscreen video by doing the

mobile equivelent for suspend & resume

2018-03-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I have a mobile app that I'm looking to implement "Enable Background Execution" in now that the plist hack is no longer required. Is there a simple way to track how long the app has been in the background? Basically, I'd like to initialize the full stack if the user has been gone for a

Re: iOS cached Screen Flashes after Splash Image

2018-03-14 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I don't have a clear answer for this, but just an observation: iPhone 5 was the last of the Apple 32bit hardware devices. That makes me think this is an OS issue more than an LC issue. --Andrew Bell I'm getting a very strange complaint from one user who has an older iPhone 5 running iOS

dg2 performance issues

2018-01-15 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm experiencing a big degradation in performance with dg2. I have a datagrid with a 224x119 image and two text fields. Slow scrolling using dg1 (8.1.8) is silky smooth but slow scrolling using dg2 (9dp11) is jittery at slow speeds. This isn't as noticeable with faster whip scrolls but

Re: Android devpt on Mac OS -- your setup?

2018-01-15 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
::: Mac OS version ::: 10.11.5 on MBP 10.12.6 on iMac school IT just forced me to update the iMac to 10.13.2 but I haven't compiled anything since then (thanks Apple for not backwards applying Meltdown/Spectre patches) ::: LC version(s) ::: 8.1.8 Business until the pesky "could not

LiveCode University bug

2018-01-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm getting ready to start a new semester teaching LiveCode using LiveCode University. Each time I run this class, I notice some discrepancies between LCU and whatever the current version of LC is. Devin Asay is listed as the author, but this was purchased through RunRev. I started to file

Re: updating text of a mobile app (newbie)

2018-01-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
A goal this year is to get an app (for foreign language learning) on the Android and iOS stores. To this end, I have begun to re-study LC8's app building course; LC itself I've been using for decades. Let's say my original app gets approved. In that app is a datagrid object list consisting of 10

DataGrid error

2018-01-06 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
A published mobile app built using LC8.1.8 that suddenly stopped working. It retrieves info from a database and populates a few datagrids. I was able to use the Remote Debugger to pinpoint where the error is occurring (worth every penny of the upgraded license) and found this: 89,79,11

Re: RESTful PUT error

2017-12-29 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Thanks for the feedback on proper headers! I looked again at the PipeDrive API [https://developers.pipedrive.com/docs/api/v1/#!/Persons/put_persons_id] in more detail and noticed that the Phone I was trying to change was actually looking for an array rather than a number or string so I

Re: non-blocking http ... will tsnet end up in community?

2017-12-20 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
DDoS tools aside , what APIs need more than one call at a time? I can think of a use in my (relatively) simple Indiana On Tap mobile app. Currently I fetch some mySQL data and download some images from a HostM account through their SSL API. The data is a couple of arrays with a 30-300

Re: RESTful PUT error

2017-12-15 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I tried suggestions from several users (on and off the list), but nothing has worked for me. After contacting Pipedrive tech support, I got the typical IT response of "it works for us" as they blamed LiveCode. They suggested that somehow using regex would fix the issue, but I'm not sure

RESTful PUT error

2017-11-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'm working on connecting to a 3rd-party API (Pipedrive) to a LiveCode app I've done and seem to have a problem; any assistance would be appreciated. Dummy (sandbox) account information has been included with my code sample. I've never used RESTful before, but the API seems pretty well

Re: Specialty Fonts on Mobile -- OK? or Stay Away?

2017-11-16 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
So far things have worked well for me embedding fonts in iOS and Android, but I've had some issues acquiring proper licensing for some client requested typefaces because "web" & "print" licenses didn't cover "app" usage. Google Fonts, and their liberal licensing, are your friend. I've

Re: Link to iOS device settings

2017-11-03 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
ll had the same result of going from LiveCode app to the last area of Settings that was active on the device. --Andrew Bell On 3 Nov 2017, at 7:57 am, Andrew Bell via use-livecode <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: Is it possible from a LiveCode app to link to the iOS device

Link to iOS device settings

2017-11-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Is it possible from a LiveCode app to link to the iOS device Settings? I would like to help users enable Push Notifications if they didn't the first time the app was launched, and rather than just describe where it is I'd like to jump to the Settings app. Seems to be doable in native

Re: is a date

2017-10-16 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
From: Bob Sneidar To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Re: is a date Message-ID: <6eb529a3-5d21-4186-bd90-641746e96...@iotecdigital.com> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii" This probably matters to no one at all, but SQL does not

Re: mergZXing alternative

2017-10-05 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Guess I didn't scroll down far enough on http://mergext.com/home/mergav/ to see the barcode syntax. THank you for the suggestion. I wentlooking on MergEXT and the various Livecode tutorial/lesson/stack-sharing sites for a MergAV sample stack. The closest I found was a thread on this

Re: mergZXing alternative

2017-10-03 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
to proceed with the workaround than the release notes mention. --Andrew Bell Which platform are you going for? mergav is for ios and osx. You can't use "search for", you have to include it manually. it works fine for me in my apps. On Mon, Oct 2, 2017 at 1:03 PM, Andrew Bell via us

mergZXing alternative

2017-10-02 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I just got around to building a new version of an existing project and discovered my barcode scanner didn't work. Quick check of the release notes for 8.2.0dp1 stated that mergZXing was being deprecated and to use mergAVCam instead. I can't find mergAVCam (assume mergAV is the inclusion,

Re: IPad Mini reports "not supported

2017-09-28 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I've been having a similar problem with an app that I just never got around to debugging. After looking at that device compatibility matrix, I think my problem is that GPS is selected as a required provision (trying to get latitude/longitude from user when a certain function is executed).

Re: Text (uni)coding issue

2017-08-28 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Hmm? did you encode the data correctly as you put it in the db? The data was transmitted from device to server using HostM's MySQL HTTPS API Solution 1.1.3 @ https://www.hostm.com/tutorials/livecode/api-mariadb-mysql (amazing tool and web host). It looks like they are sending as

Re: Text (uni)coding issue

2017-08-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
- you need to know your database encoding (let?s assume UTF-8) I was still fairly green to mySQL when I first created this database, so I never changed the default. Looks like the collation is "utf8mb4_unicode_ci". Should that be changed to something else? The server charset is UTF-8

Text (uni)coding issue

2017-08-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I have a database on a LiveCode server that I use to track user interactions in a LiveCode app. It has gotten too big to query in LiveCode without timeout errors (the JSON gets mangled because there are now several thousand records), so I'm trying to generate a text file on the server and

Re: sms,MMS, and Push Notificstions

2017-08-15 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I recently tackled push notifications for a client project that was WAY more in-depth than I imagined (and initially quoted for). Using the LC tutorials for push notifications with APNsAssistant and AnroidGCM I was able to add push notification sending from a standalone desktop app created

Bug regression

2017-08-10 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I found a bug that was squashed in 8.1.0dp3 has re-appeared. What's the proper way to report this? I found the original thread (marked FIXED) and made a comment, but not sure that anyone revisits those. http://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=17852 --Andrew Bell

Re: Preference for Keeping Saved Empty Button Scripts Empty

2017-06-20 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I'd have a little more faith in crowd funding app features if the Native Field Object that I contributed for a year ago was available. https://livecode.com/project/infinite-livecode-native-field-object/ --Andrew Bell Message: 6 Date: Mon, 19 Jun 2017 16:57:30 -0400 From: Mike Kerner

Re: Font embedding for iOS in LC9

2017-04-26 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Try with 8 to make sure fonts work. There is a font bug in 9 on devices with retina screens. I should have searched the bug list first and I would have seen #19358 which describes this issue. I just did a build using 8.1.4rc1 with the same exact code base and the fonts work fine. Haven't

Font embedding for iOS in LC9

2017-04-25 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
I've been compiling an iOS app in 8.1.x but am trying to make the jump to 9.0dp6 for the cool new Business features like Remote Debugging. Things seemed to be working ok until I compiled a development version and installed it on my iPhone to find all my custom fonts were replaced with

RE: Android Keyboard Activation Issue

2017-01-12 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
mobileControlSet pName, "borderStyle", "line" mobileControlSet pName, "manageReturnKey", false mobileControlSet pName, "keyboardStyle", "default" mobileControlSet pName, "clearButtonMode", "unless editing"

Re: [OT] Download Request

2017-01-12 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:25:21 -0600 From: Randy Hengst To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Re: [OT] Download Request Message-ID: <2123c29c-82dc-49ec-915c-86ae74918...@mac.com> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8 A quick follow-up? the

Re: Android Keyboard Activation Issue

2017-01-12 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Here is a card script I'm currently using that seems to work in an iOS/Android app I have now: on preOpenCard inputCreateTsm end preOpenCard on inputCreateTSM put the rect of graphic "tsmRectangle" into tThisRect # do some math to visually accommodate a roundedRect with