Re: LC Server style survey: co-mingle code w/HTML?

2017-12-07 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Dec 5, 2017, at 1:18 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode > > wrote: > > I have some tools I developed for server apps, which allow me to develop and > test both client and server within the same local LC IDE instance. As

Re: Creeping IDE Script Editor window position

2017-10-15 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
Mac OS 10.13.x LC 8.1.7 (rc3) I invested a some time into figuring out the creepring IDE SE Windows. This issue I am sure is related to Bugs #19419 & 19853 (sure would be nice if this could get looked at, pretty please). I find the creeping window only occurs when I open the IDE on my

Re: String delimiters [WAS Re: common code patterns]

2017-08-14 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Aug 14, 2017, at 6:28 AM, Alex Tweedly via use-livecode > wrote: > > While we (i.e. you) are thinking about string delimiters, could we PLEASE > have some decent way to do multi-line strings. I find myself in many situations where multi-line strings would

Re: SE Gutter better scroll tracking [Bugfix-20140]

2017-07-24 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
Anyone who downloaded my Gutter update please note, I noticed there is a change that should not be there. In revsegutterbehavior.livecodescript please correct line 319 to be: send “updateScroll” to me in 0 milliseconds I did not intend this change to be a part of the breakpoint fix. This is

Re: SE Gutter better scroll tracking [Bugfix-20140]

2017-07-23 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Jul 23, 2017, at 3:00 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > I couldn't find a bug report, but the issue that bothers me more than a > timing delay is how existing breakpoints migrate to a completely different > line after a script edit. You

Re: SE Gutter better scroll tracking [Bugfix-20140]

2017-07-23 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Jul 23, 2017, at 12:40 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > Does this fix also handle the misalignment after editing a script? > Not sure exactly what the misalignment is that you’re referring to. If it's the issue in the “Ethereal

SE Gutter better scroll tracking [Bugfix-20140]

2017-07-23 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
I have a proposed fix for the gutter lagging behind the scrolling of the Script Editor field. As you will see, this is a big improvement for scrolling in the SE. I had been messing around with this for a couple of months now and have done a lot of testing. The way the Gutter is handled I’d say

Re: Ethereal Breakpoints

2017-07-22 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
And I should clarify, the fix is for the “delayed moving” of break points. Not the “ethereal” issue ;-) Bob ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

Re: Ethereal Breakpoints

2017-07-22 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> > I haven’t looked at the code that tries to keep the like paired with the > breakpoint but my gut feeling is to do it right you would want to set some > metadata on the line of the field and then look for it when updating the > gutter. I’ll try and find some time to take a look into it. >

What happened to LC version numbers?

2017-07-19 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Jul 19, 2017, at 4:55 AM, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode > wrote: > > Admittedly, this was perhaps a slightly riskier test then something like the > handler menu; I’ve been scratching my head of late with Livecode version numbers. They don’t seem to

Re: [ANN] Release 9.0.0 DP-8

2017-07-18 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
I’ve had the completion capability on my local dev environment for a couple of years via a plugin that I wrote. I wrestled with these same problems years ago. I actually find that it is benefitial to have BOTH completion and no completion. Having a setting to change this is combersome. It is an

Re: Exposing ourselves

2017-07-18 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
It’s is very possible to create a plugin that customizes the IDE/Script Editor to your likely. I have a startup script that modifies many of the settings and applies “bug" fixes to the IDE/Script Editor when my Dev environment opens. “Bug” fixes are things that either are truly a bug in the IDE

Re: Help Testing Small Script Editor Enhancement

2017-07-16 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Jul 16, 2017, at 6:01 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > > Well, as I noted, it *does* affect linux, but not in a bad way. Control-tab > continues to iterate through the tabs as long as the script editor is in > front, and continues to switch

Re: Help Testing Small Script Editor Enhancement

2017-07-16 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
> On Jul 16, 2017, at 3:37 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > > wrote: > > This is going to totally screw up a macro I've been using for 15+ years. I > know I'm a voice in the wilderness but if this gets officially

Help Testing Small Script Editor Enhancement

2017-07-16 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
I’m looking for testing help. The work I did is for MacOS but I would love Linux and Windows users to also try out the changes looking for side effects. I don’t have the resources to perform adequate testing of the changes and need a little help before I submit my pull request. The enhancement

How to edit Script Editor and SETemplate

2017-06-04 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
I’ve got a couple of things I’d like to try with the Script Editor. I’m having a tough time figuring out how to edit revNewScriptEditor stack and specifically being able to make changes to revSETemplate. Can anyone give me a pointer on what I need to do so that I might be able to try some

Help troubleshooting IDE Script Editor Window Position

2017-03-14 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
Is it possible to get the location of the IDE Script editor window? I need to confirm what I suspect is a bug in 8.1.3 and need the top coordinate of the IDE script window to confirm for bug report. I have a multi-monitor setup for my dev machine. One of the monitors is portrait, the other is

Re: PUT method where is returned data?

2017-02-11 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
On Feb 10, 2017, at 9:52 AM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > I much prefer reading ’the urlresopnse’ in my code than > dealing with ‘it’ which is meaningless until put into another variable. In my defense — it was my attempt at figuring out where PUT

Re: Script locals in library stack script

2017-02-10 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
—>There used to be a way to do that but I can't remember how, or else I forgot it on purpose because it didn't work. I think this is how you would do that… in IDE, debug menu->Add variable watch select the library stack and sVarA in the pop up. What I haven’t tested is the Condition. Maybe

Re: Script locals in library stack script

2017-02-10 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
I’ve been wondering this myself. I’m going to try to create a recipe but it looks like the TTL of script local variables is different than what I thought I knew it to be. I “think” I started see this behavior about 8.1.0-ish timeframe but not sure. In the past few months I started to put

PUT method where is returned data?

2017-02-08 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
8.1.2 Indy with Desktop App I am using an API that uses the PUT method for some of the calls. JSON is sent with server data as JSON. I can’t figure out how to access the returned JSON data from the PUT call. I can not effect the API call. It's a commercial SAAS application. Here’s my snippet

Re: github clients

2017-02-04 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
I use Tower. Not free but it makes things very easy with Git. Yes, there is still a learning curve but it’s not too bad. Has more features than Github and I find the UI very easy to understand. Mac and Windows only. https://www.git-tower.com/ Bob Hall

Re: Built-in JSON functions not working in standalone

2017-01-30 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
To my knowledge, the functions are not built into Livecode. You may have a stack loaded and part of the message path that has those functions there already. You will need to add the functions to your project in order to parse/encode JSON. Bob > On Jan 30, 2017, at 4:12 PM, pink via

Re: Built-in JSON functions not working in standalone

2017-01-30 Thread Bob Hall via use-livecode
The Library needs to be on the inclusion list for it to work in a Standalone. In Standalone prefs click General->Select Inclusions for Standalone (note: I do not bank on the auto-include feature). Then click the “Inclusions” icon and wait just a second as the inclusions render. Look for JSON