Re: On the dangers of automated refactoring

2021-04-13 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
I can't speak for others, but I can personally vouch for the authenticity of that statement  On 2021-04-13, 12:12 PM, "use-livecode on behalf of Andre Garzia via use-livecode" wrote: I bet many here never used a unit testing library. ___

Re: Behaviors and scripts and a new handler structure...

2021-04-04 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Hi Bob, If you have a bit of time, could you tell us a bit more about how? Thanks, Mark > On Apr 2, 2021, at 12:42 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > wrote: > > I have already implemented this with the help of others, for Datagrids. I > think it works already for other things. > > Bob S >

Re: [ANN] New Book: Development Oriented Development

2021-04-01 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Hi Andre, thanks for this delightful and inspiring little book. Your “Type Tool” in particular has spawned a whole range of ideas related to things I never thought could be accomplished so easily. Mark > On Mar 23, 2021, at 3:04 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi Martin, >

Re: New(?) Idea for Standalones

2021-03-31 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Wonderful, thanks for posting! Mark > On Mar 31, 2021, at 11:59 AM, Heather Laine via use-livecode > wrote: > > I thought at this point, I could make a useful contribution to this thread: > >

Re: Smooth scrolling

2021-02-02 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Very nice. Thanks Panos > On Feb 2, 2021, at 2:54 PM, panagiotis merakos via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hello folks, > > This bug report contains a workaround for smooth scrolling - hope it helps. > > https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=19759 > > Cheers, > Panos > -- > > On Tue, 2

Re: clipboardData on Mobile?

2021-01-28 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
I could definitely use the same feature in my upcoming app. Does anyone know if a feature request has been logged? > On Jan 27, 2021, at 11:56 PM, Dan Friedman via use-livecode > wrote: > > Greetings! > > Is there a way to set the clipboardData a mobile device? (iOS and Android). > >

Re: Considering work with livecode server

2021-01-24 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
in their sandbox you had better abide by them. I presume there is some semblance of common sense at Apple, at least I hope so :) Mark > On Jan 24, 2021, at 3:14 PM, kee nethery via use-livecode > wrote: > > > >> On Jan 20, 2021, at 4:20 AM, Mark Smith via use-livecode >>

Re: Comments for Properties in the Property Inspector?

2021-01-23 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
I’ve recently taken to prefacing custom properties with the initials “cp” and find that when I do a global search on “cp” all that shows up are my custom properties. I don’t know if this will help solve your problem but it helps me to know what cp’s are declared, as well as where they are used.

Re: Considering work with livecode server

2021-01-20 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Thanks Kee, but I am a bit puzzled by the restriction. That would require complicity from the businesses, which if reputable would be a stretch, no? For example, if I had an app that linked to course selections on University websites, are they going to suggest that these could be portals to

Re: Swipe gesture script on datagrid

2021-01-19 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Or “RowRightSwipeControlClicked” in your case. It depends on how you invoke the action control. > On Jan 19, 2021, at 4:18 PM, Mark Smith wrote: > > Yes, that’s how it’s done. And then in your row behavior script respond to > on EditModeActionControlClicked pTarget > > with pTarget containing

Re: Swipe gesture script on datagrid

2021-01-19 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Yes, that’s how it’s done. And then in your row behavior script respond to on EditModeActionControlClicked pTarget with pTarget containing the short name of your action control button. > On Jan 19, 2021, at 7:37 AM, Phil Davis via use-livecode > wrote: > > Would the dgProp["left swipe

Re: Considering work with livecode server

2021-01-19 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Hi Andre, how are “apps to bundled content” different from “apps that are portals to web content" (Jacque’s description)? Or put another way, if someone wanted to design a tourist app that highlighted interesting local tourist destinations near them with a link you can click on to purchase

Re: mobileControlCreate (set, do, etc)

2021-01-16 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Hi Sannyasin, Two suggestions. Could you build a small test stack to test your idea and refine it? Not sure of your hardware, but that might be faster to load than a larger, more complicated application. Also, the simulator might be another possible option to speed things up while testing?

Re: New MacBook Pro Results

2020-12-14 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Are you referring to Scott Rossi? LC did a profile on Scott for the Locked Learning Series in May. Google “Scott Rossi Livecode” to find our what he’s been up to recently. Sent from my iPhone > On Dec 14, 2020, at 2:35 PM, Roger Guay via use-livecode > wrote: > > I don’t know, but I’m

Re: iOS notification app goes into background doesn't seem to work

2020-11-24 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
gt;>>>>>> >>>>>>>> On Nov 20, 2020, at 3:23 PM, Graham Samuel via use-livecode >>>>>>>> mailto:use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> >>>>>>>> <mailto:use-livecode@lists.runrev.com >>>>>>

Re: iOS notification app goes into background doesn't seem to work

2020-11-24 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
to set up >>>>>>> mergNotify for two notifications as below. >>>>>>> >>>>>>> I believe I’ve done this, and I’ve set a monitoring action (putting a >>>>>>> text into a field) to show that these notificatio

Re: iOS notification app goes into background doesn't seem to work

2020-11-22 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
t;> >>>>> wrote: >>>>> >>>>> >>>>> >>>>> On iOS use mergNotify as below. Works well for me. >>>>> >>>>> on openStack >>>>> mergNotify "UIApplicationWillResignAc

Re: iOS notification app goes into background doesn't seem to work

2020-11-21 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
licationWillResignActiveNotification" >>>> mergNotify "UIApplicationDidBecomeActiveNotification" >>>> end openStack >>>> >>>> on UIApplicationWillResignActiveNotification pUserInfo >>>> // Your code before the app goes to background >>>>

Re: iOS notification app goes into background doesn't seem to work

2020-11-20 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
gt; on UIApplicationWillResignActiveNotification pUserInfo >> // Your code before the app goes to background >> -- your code here to handle going to the background >> end UIApplicationWillResignActiveNotification >> >> on UIApplicationDidBecomeActiveNotification pUserInfo

Re: Suspend in iOS, or when is a mobile app running?

2020-11-17 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
And just a reminder that, under iOS, you’ll have to register to receive a “ UIApplicationWillResignActiveNotification” message, and then write a handler to respond to that (PS only register once in your stack script — I learned the hard way). It’s documented under mergNotify in the dictionary

Re: Need to track click on a MacStatusMenu without menu items

2020-11-02 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Can I just add, that “fresh pasta” comment made my day :) Thank you > On Nov 2, 2020, at 12:03 PM, matthias rebbe via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi Monte, > > thanks for responding and assuming that it might be possible with adjustments > to the source code. > > Regarding Livecode Builder,

Re: In Praise of TROZ

2020-10-24 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Nice tribute to Sarah’s work Graham. I made use of her Calendar app for many years. > On Oct 24, 2020, at 9:05 PM, Graham Samuel via use-livecode > wrote: > > Struggling for the first time in years with using XML in LC, I dug out Sarah > Reichelt’s XML tutorial. Although as far as I know,

Re: Can't edit scripts in DataGrid group in Windows 10

2020-10-23 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
I put code in the dg script. It works fine. But to be clear, I only have 8 lines in my script so I’ve never tested the limits. mark > On Oct 22, 2020, at 10:19 PM, Martin Koob via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi all > > Maybe this is not good practice but I have DataGrids with script in the

Re: Bug: jumping stack windows (when supress messages is off)

2020-10-13 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Thanks David, very kind of you to offer. Could we schedule for next week (or the one after)? I’m also in a bit of a crunch week myself so next week or after would work out better for me as well. Cheers, Mark > On Oct 13, 2020, at 12:34 PM, David Bovill wrote: > > Sure Mark. This week I’m

Re: Bug: jumping stack windows (when supress messages is off)

2020-10-11 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Completely off-topic, but could you post a brief description of how you made that video David (or send me a PM)? I have to do something similar in the near future and it would be good to know what kit/software you recorded with. Cheers and thanks, Mark > On Oct 9, 2020, at 3:18 PM, David

Re: DataGrid 2 swipe actions

2020-08-28 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Is there not a way to just disable the scrollbar (hide it?) and still have scrolling enabled? I am trying to do something similar in iOS and thought I would try: set the dgprop["show vscrollbar"] of group "Datagrid 1" to false set the dgProp["scroll when vscrollbar is hidden"] of group

Re: Congrats to everyone on success of the Covid-19 -- LiveCode Impact Fund Campaign.

2020-07-16 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Yes, big congrats to everyone; contributors and fund raisers alike . Quite a feat. I look forward to exciting new developments. Mark > On Jul 16, 2020, at 6:20 PM, Martin Koob via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi. > > Another successful campaign — 100% funded. Congrats to Kevin and all the

Re: [off-topic-ish] do you prefer LC-related content as books or video courses?

2020-07-10 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Thanks for the update Andre, I have the book and am looking forward to some good reads  Mark > On Jul 10, 2020, at 11:14 AM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode > wrote: > > Folks, > > Thanks a lot for your detailed responses. Since you have all been quite > awesome in giving me all these great

Re: Lost contact

2020-06-02 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Interesting. I’m not on your list, and I did not get an email from you yesterday, but I did receive this email. M > On Jun 2, 2020, at 4:41 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > > I'm getting bounced emails from the following people. > If you see your name on this list and you

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-11 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
rantine tips? Daily jokes? ... > > >> On Apr 11, 2020, at 12:34 PM, Dev via use-livecode >> wrote: >> >> Countdown of the hours left in purgatory? >> >>> On Apr 11, 2020, at 12:32 PM, Mark Smith via use-livecode >>> wrote: >>> >&

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-11 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
What would it be designed to help you with? > On Apr 11, 2020, at 4:51 PM, dsc--- via use-livecode > wrote: > > App idea: 14 days of self-quarantine > > >> On Apr 11, 2020, at 8:35 AM, dsc--- via use-livecode >> wrote: >> >> Maybe a diary app can be enhanced to include "Talked with this

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-09 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Happy to contribute as well. > On Apr 8, 2020, at 3:17 PM, David Bovill via use-livecode > wrote: > > I’d be interested in volunteering to make a Livecode app for this. Anyone > else? > On 7 Apr 2020, 00:41 +0100, Dar Scott Consulting via use-livecode > , wrote: >> Hi, everybody! >> >> I

Re: Where LiveCode is Now

2019-10-03 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Yes, most certainly agreed > On Oct 3, 2019, at 5:31 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > wrote: > > For my part I love what you guys do. As I've mentioned before, Livecode has > upped my value to my employer, as they see that I am capable of more than > what they hider me to do. It may even

Re: Stacks and Sub Stacks

2019-09-25 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Do you ever have to call a substack from a main stack? If you do, do you have to preface the handler with a substack reference or does LC know where to look? Can you have 2 handlers by the same name in different sub stacks? How about in the main stack and a substack (that would really get

Re: Mac app code signing for beginners

2018-04-29 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Hi Bill, reading your message I thought for a second it was something I had written myself. You stole the words out of my mouth. Always challenging, never seems repeatable the same way twice. Eventually i figure it out but there are so many steps (and missteps) that I never feel like i have

Re: OpenLanguage: abstract syntax trees

2018-04-28 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Sign me up :) -- Sent from: http://runtime-revolution.278305.n4.nabble.com/Revolution-User-f278306.html ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

Re: Mac app code signing for beginners

2018-04-28 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
graham, do your apps expire and need resigning after a year? -- Sent from: http://runtime-revolution.278305.n4.nabble.com/Revolution-User-f278306.html ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe,

Re: [Blog] Infinite LiveCode Progress

2017-03-09 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Speaking of Infinite, I have been asked to upgrade an older iPad product (which was developed in 5.0) and I thought while I am in there I would like to tackle the issue of a native look and feel. Any progress on stretch goal 3 - a native field widget? If it is going to be ready in the next month

Re: IOS Provisioning Profile... again

2017-03-09 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Thanks Mark. It's not the installation that is the problem - it's the fact that the application stops working after a year then you have to get new certificates, recompile, reinstall, etc. To parrot Donald Trump - "it's a nightmare, a TOTAL disaster" :) (Just kidding). Its an inconvenience for me,

Re: IOS Provisioning Profile... again

2017-03-09 Thread Mark Smith via use-livecode
Just a further question to this thread. Is it possible to deploy (without going through the app store) and not have to renew the certificates every year? It's a major bane to have to update these things all the time. Thanks Mark -- View this message in context: