Re: devcon 2022 recap

2022-04-28 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
e scripting provides. I think what I saw in Mark's keynote is the ability in appli do some coding, just not to any extent the deep capabilities of LiveCode. Thus "low code". -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-live

Re: devcon 2022 recap

2022-04-28 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
, and that's good for everybody. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman

Re: devcon 2022 recap

2022-04-28 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
wman's lightning talk. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listin

ANN: PowerTools 2.2.0

2022-04-27 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
for LCB widgets and LCS group controls * Organize widgets into folders * Supports file links cross-platform As always, PowerTools registrations will never expire, so you always have access to the latest versions. <https://www.ahsoftware.net/PowerTools/PowerTools.lc> -- Mark Wieder a

ANN: PowerDebug 2.3

2022-04-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
Hi- It's been some three years since a major new release of PowerDebug, and with the 2022 LiveCode conference right around the corner, I think it's time to release PowerDebug 2.3. NOTE: in order to get responsive speed out of this thing, it's now only backwards-compatible to LiveCode 8.0.

Re: widget properties

2022-04-06 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
m in the first place. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode

Re: Widget properties

2022-04-06 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
uld go a long way to making that happen. Adding to that is the incoming LCS widget architecture, so I'm not putting deep learning time into something I'll just have to unlearn when the next wave hits. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-li

Re: Flash Talks - 3 slots remaining

2022-04-05 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
t... fancy pancakes. *Almost* hated to eat mine. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.

Re: Flash Talks - 3 slots remaining

2022-04-05 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
gadget is no longer supported. All right - now I'm hooked. Looking forward to you talking about the LC interface to the real world. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: Flash Talks - 3 slots remaining

2022-04-05 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/5/22 10:36, Craig Newman via use-livecode wrote: But I do use LC to control three very different machines in our shop. Would it be of any interest to anyone to see one of these in operation? Add me to the list of interested folks. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Confirm sort container order...

2022-03-30 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
umber and depth sort numeric tProfiles by item 4 of each # depth sort numeric tProfiles by item 1 of each # line number sort tProfiles by item 2 of each # handler sort tProfiles by item 3 of each # group by object I just get this, but my mind is confusing me today. Yeah. Not exactly intuiti

Re: Thank you

2022-03-30 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 3/30/22 12:16, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: No question is too silly. Gimme some time... I'm sure I can come up with something. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please

Re: Empty Externals folder neccessary to run windows exe successfully?

2022-03-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 3/21/22 13:04, matthias rebbe via use-livecode wrote: Hi Panos, in the bug report you link to a pull request which was removed for some reasons. Nice fix. I think *all* pull requests were orphaned when the opensource product was removed. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Empty Externals folder neccessary to run windows exe successfully?

2022-03-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 3/21/22 09:08, panagiotis m via use-livecode wrote: Hello all, There is a bug report about it: https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=20223 From *five years ago*. Status 'awaiting merge' Pull request in 2019 removed from the 9.6.0 milesone and still 'waiting for review' -- Mark

Re: Problems with Filter?

2022-03-12 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
put "*THIS*FIND*" into tTarget put "abcdef" into tLargeTextString filter tLargeTextString with tTarget set the itemDelimiter to "THIS" put item 2 of tLargeTextString into tSubString set the itemDelimiter to "FIND" put item 1 of tSubStrin

Re: Problems with Filter?

2022-03-12 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
if that's what you're after. In your original code, change to put "*THIS*FIND*" into tTarget filter pText with tTarget into tFilteredTextResult or put ".*THIS.*FIND.*" into tTarget filter pText with regex pattern tTarget into tFilteredTextResult -- Mark Wieder

Re: Problems with Filter?

2022-03-12 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
tchtext(tLargeTextString, ".*THIS(.*)FIND.*", tText) into tFound? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preference

Re: Trying to run standalone (headless) on Linux (Ubuntu) - failed at first hurdle

2022-03-10 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
mint which is based on Ubuntu 20. So you should be fine as long as you don't need printing or browsers or the new chart widget or... -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit

Re: RIP David Boggs

2022-03-01 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
. That's the New York *Post*. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo

Re: RIP David Boggs

2022-03-01 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 3/1/22 10:26, Stephen Barncard via use-livecode wrote: Paywall Opened without a paywall for me. That last quote is a keeper. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: [ANN] Release 9.6.7 RC-1

2022-02-25 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 2/25/22 11:41, panagiotis m via use-livecode wrote: > @Mark Wieder > > Did you manage to activate this version? Finally after enough trial and error, yes. Both linux and osx. I do have a followup question for support though. > PS: > *>>>>I'm guessing this did

Re: [ANN] Release 9.6.7 RC-1

2022-02-25 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 2/25/22 10:16, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote: Oddly, I was able to download the Pro version but I am not licensed for it. No big deal, but it seems to be a departure from previous experience. I'm guessing this didn't get much testing before release. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw

Re: [ANN] Release 9.6.7 RC-1

2022-02-25 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
Can't activate the license, though. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com

Re: Chart widget and axes which are time values.

2022-02-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
desktop manager, but after restarting that it looks nice. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http

Re: resetall?

2022-02-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
of that socket. So (re)opening the socket doesn't do anything useful because the previous incantation is still blocking input to it. I've put "close socket" calls into the socketError and socketTimeout handlers, and having to reboot to clear the sockets is getting old. -- Mark Wiede

Re: resetall?

2022-02-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
in the opensockets. But the socket seems not to be responding until a reboot. And I'm thinking that I may have a blocking read still in play at that point, and the close socket command doesn't affect it. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use

Re: resetall?

2022-02-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
. Displaying the opensockets after a resetall still shows the same sockets as before issuing the command. And the repeat loop works maybe 50% of the time. It seems that maybe if I have an active blocking read on a socket it doesn't get closed. Could that be the case? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw

resetall?

2022-02-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
Before I report this one... I thought resetall was supposed to close open sockets. There's even a warning in the docs about it being a brute force close. But it doesn't seem to do anything useful. Am I missing something? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Install LC on Chromebook

2022-02-17 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
unrev/components livecode/setup.x86_64 uninstall if you installed for all users then it's in /opt and you'll need sudo. I still have the dream that someday the team will figure out that it's actually easy to create a real linux installer and then we won't need to jump through these hoops. --

Re: Install LC on Chromebook

2022-02-17 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
chromebooks, but it appears that root access is possible according to https://www.howtogeek.com/210817/how-to-enable-developer-mode-on-your-chromebook/ -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com

Re: Install LC on Chromebook

2022-02-16 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
talling for just you or for everyone. You'll make life a lot easier on yourself if you select "just you". ...don't get me started on the (lack of an) uninstaller. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode

Re: OT: Wordle

2022-01-17 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
only: I don't think you can aloe something or say that something has been aloed. https://www.lexico.com/en/definition/aloed -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: [OT] Converting to LiveCode from VAX VMS

2022-01-11 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
and the mapping was removed. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman

Re: Creating a simple menu

2022-01-08 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
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Re: Sorting cards problem solved

2022-01-03 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
the following sort order: card id 9181 card id 9182 card id 9183 card id 7908 (all with a category of "Vegetable". -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, u

Re: ANN: BoggleSolver now on sample stacks

2022-01-03 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 1/2/22 10:03 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: A decade ago I found this board on the net somewhere, it claims to have a possible 3271 points (didn't say how many words.) Good luck: ...there goes my Monday... -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Sorting cards problem solved

2022-01-03 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
by category -- Last card is wrong. Others are okay. What counts as the "last" card? Is that card id 9183 "Zweibelwähe"? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit t

Re: New user

2021-12-28 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
copious free time? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use

Re: Communication with future you with a message board

2021-12-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
is that most of the time it was a response from many years ago and I'm not the same person any more. Maybe that's scary... If you write a response maybe you can help out your previous self. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: Livecode Server on Synology NAS with Intel cpu

2021-12-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
it appears that the server build requires a separate license. I take it you've already been through the docs at https://livecode.com/resources/guides/server/ -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode

Re: What Do I Need To Do To Make Links Active

2021-11-29 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 11/29/21 5:17 PM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: # these do not work, where as a file Terms of Service, Privacy Policy, EULA Do you really have a space before "privacy"? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com _

Re: Android: Play App Signing

2021-11-17 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 11/17/21 4:41 AM, Heather Laine via use-livecode wrote: Yes unfortunately that is correct, there is no way to delete this. Its out there. You probably should change your signing key... "probably" Heh. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...

Re: Script Editor Disassociation Bug - Seen it lately?

2021-11-04 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
I can say that I haven't seen this happening lately. But since I'm not sure what the conditions for invoking the bug were in the first place, I don't think the absence of the problem necessarily means it's solved. So ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gma

Re: Count Up Timer?

2021-11-02 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
the) apple." -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode

Re: Count Up Timer?

2021-11-02 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
s born after 1 January 1970. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listin

Re: OT: Facebook -> Meta (Damaged Infinity!)

2021-10-30 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 10/29/21 2:17 PM, doc hawk via use-livecode wrote: They had to use “Meta”, as “Satan” was already taken . . . From a Boingboing user comment... META: Making Evil Totally Acceptable -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing

Re: [ANN] bnGuides has been updated

2021-10-11 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 10/11/21 3:38 PM, Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode wrote: if the tool <> "pointer tool" then exit revSelectedObjectChanged end if Wouldn't that still be a problem if something else (e.g. the Project Browser) selects an object? -- Mark Wieder ahso

Re: Previous request not completed

2021-10-11 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
ing a put url and getting valid status from the remote resource doesn't automatically free the socket. Or if you're up against a deadline just kludge it and put in a wait. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecod

Re: [ANN] bnGuides has been updated

2021-10-11 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 10/11/21 10:56 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote: Livecode.com resources is not working. I cannot download this using that site. Clicking on anything after searching for it just reloads the page. http://livecodeshare.runrev.com/stack/918/BnGuides -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw

Re: Stack with the same name loop

2021-10-08 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
revSave pStackName end if case "Purge" revAOUpdateForDeleteStack pStackName lock messages delete stack pStackName set the lockMessages to tLockMessages go stack pFileName break

Re: Stack with the same name loop

2021-10-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
of a stack to the name of another stack also in memory. The IDE gets quite confused at that point, and quitting the IDE is the best option. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: Stack with the same name loop

2021-10-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 10/7/21 1:08 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode wrote: How about a fourth option to rename the stack in memory and continue? ...replying to myself... I fixed reloadStack to allow a rename and be a little less scary. I just edited the livecodescript file on disk and it so far seems to work

Re: Stack with the same name loop

2021-10-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
t. Maybe a different dialog that explains what the various options do? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription p

Re: Stack with the same name loop

2021-10-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
the stack in memory and continue? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/li

Re: Stack with the same name loop

2021-10-06 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
of the stack instead of just the short name of the stack, but that would require work. BTW - the original bug report on this is now 18 years old. https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1061 -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode

Re: Sample stacks / revOnline [was: Re: Suggestion: Non-Appbuilding Community Edition]

2021-10-03 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 9/30/21 7:02 AM, Alex Tweedly via use-livecode wrote:  - a "require" or "include" mechanism for dependencies in libraries LOL. That request is now some 17 years old. https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1712 -- Mark Wieder

Re: LiveCode Community - anyone up for maintaining the community edition?

2021-09-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
LiveCode Ltd not able to do that because of the licensing change? My head is spinning. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Re: IDE line number doesn't update

2021-09-22 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
much, but for folks who are having problems with it, you might want to give an alternative a try: https://github.com/mwieder/glx2ScriptEditor -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit

Re: export a stack and recreate it it by script

2021-09-15 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
save me some trouble and feed my lazyness. :-) Malte- You want Brian Milby's ScriptTracker plugin. It does exactly that. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: LiveCode 10 - what are your thoughts on the new features?

2021-09-09 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 9/9/21 8:53 AM, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode wrote: The former. Yay. Thanks. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Re: LiveCode 10 - what are your thoughts on the new features?

2021-09-09 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
into tVar2[2] put 6 into tVar2[3] or put 4 into tVar2[4] put 5 into tVar2[5] put 6 into tVar2[6] -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe

Re: LiveCode 10 - what are your thoughts on the new features?

2021-09-08 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
to be the case. Otherwise unraveling the hash would be a bit strange. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http

Re: LiveCode 10 - what are your thoughts on the new features?

2021-09-08 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
as follows: none one a couple very few a few several many very many (a great many) a lot too many all the and the boundaries within the spectrum are squishy -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.

Re: LiveCode 10 - what are your thoughts on the new features?

2021-09-08 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
are indivisible' was a fact until it wasn't. That doesn't make it a false fact, just a false statement. At the time of a fact's creation/utterance/whatever it's true, otherwise it's not a fact. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: Put URL command

2021-09-02 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 9/2/21 5:00 PM, Alex Tweedly via use-livecode wrote: put URL ("binfile:" & sourceURL) into URL ("binfile:" & destinationURL) I always use parentheses when specifying URLs. It doesn't necessarily keep me out of trouble, but at least then it's trouble of my o

Re: Whatever happened to on-rev?

2021-08-24 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
-rev.com/cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi which is apparently the cPanel equivalent of ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Whatever happened to on-rev?

2021-08-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
? looks like it bit the dust. http://on-rev.com/ -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http

Re: Annoying double parens, brackets and quotes

2021-08-02 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode

Re: Most streamlined method to get data

2021-08-01 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 8/1/21 12:39 PM, Skip Kimpel wrote: So to give you a full sense of the ugliness of the CSV I am working Urk. Any chance of getting the csv delivered to you as tab-separated instead of comma-separated? That would at least take some of the burden away. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Most streamlined method to get data

2021-07-29 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
tOffset put tVar[5][tOffset] into tTotal breakpoint end mouseUp -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription prefer

Re: How do I get the ID of a database?

2021-07-09 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
to get its ID? That's a bit of circular reasoning. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http

Re: Regular crash: Dictionary (API)

2021-06-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 6/21/21 12:30 PM, David Bovill via use-livecode wrote: Anyone point me too an alternative Dictionary  - too many regular crashes using the built in one? TinyDictionary -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use

Re: workaround for cut-off text in native scroller?

2021-06-02 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
and center point of the circle and set the rectangle coordinates from that Instead, I just set the height and width of the circle within the group, and this mostly seems to work if I'm careful. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode ma

Re: LC 9.6.2 release change...

2021-06-02 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
e box from the pulldown menu - my guess is that you're ending up targeting the wrong stack. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode

Re: workaround for cut-off text in native scroller?

2021-06-01 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
reinventing things: when and where to lock messages, how to get things resized in the right order so as not to undo what I just did... If there are any rules of thumb I'd love to know them. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode

Re: Implementing UNDO

2021-05-21 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
ot an undo library on livecodeshare. It's designed to handle text, but the filo stack mechanism would probably work if you store something other than text as blobs. Untested, but maybe. My guess is this would use up memory rapidly. ...and from experience, don't try to compress/decompress arrays.

Re: Stacks not removed from memory?

2021-05-14 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
that doesn't actually exist in the engine: https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1061 LOL. That bug report (still driving developers up the wall after 18 years) has my favorite team comment (#13): Re-assigning to engine team for future re-assignment. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Close & remove from memory - Engine hang

2021-05-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 5/7/21 6:39 PM, Curry Kenworthy via use-livecode wrote: More moderate: An LC print bug won't bother people who never print. Being on linux, I'd love to have print bugs. https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21131 -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: Problems with Multiple Monitors

2021-05-05 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
screenRects or maybe the effective working screenRects ;-) Yep - that's what I do as well. A couple of useful enhancements would be the screenLocs # return a list the screenLoc(2) # allow a parameter for the screen number -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

Re: LiveCode DataGrid assistance requested

2021-05-04 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
into tSubArray # recurse to process the array else # it's an actual empty element end if end repeat -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage

Re: What exactly does "put" do on Server?

2021-04-20 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
swer to the question of whether LC Server or Apache buffers the writes. Interesting. It's sounding like the stdout writes are being buffered until LC yields its process back to the system, and then Apache's process can pick things up again. But obviously I don't know. -- Mark Wieder

Re: rant: truewordOffset

2021-04-20 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
doing what it should, and I'm quite relieved to find that this was just an error in my own code. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe a

Re: rant: truewordOffset

2021-04-20 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/20/21 6:00 AM, Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode wrote: Mark Wieder wrote You can't just say put truewordOffset("font", tText) into tOffset because it might encounter "fontTable" first. If I set wholematches to true it works for me Unfortunately not here. Even wi

rant: truewordOffset

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
truewordOffset("font", tText) into tOffset because it might encounter "fontTable" first. I can't come up with a use for truewordOffset the way it currently exists, and it isn't used in any of the IDE stacks, so apparently the team didn't have a use for it either. -- Mark Wieder

Re: lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
unk plus "the number of lines" is faster by ~150 milliseconds over 2700 lines of text than filter plus lineOffset. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscr

Re: lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/19/21 1:02 PM, Ken Ray wrote: On Apr 19, 2021, at 1:47 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode mailto:use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>> wrote: On 4/19/21 11:04 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: I don't think lineoffset supports wildcards, but you could do it with matchChunk

Re: lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/19/21 3:02 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote: IOC I guess I did misunderstand after all. Nah... I should have worded it differently to start with. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode

Re: lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
nction and not local someThing, tFunction, somethingElse -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: htt

Re: lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
. the wholematches doesn't affect the offset functions. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.

Re: lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/19/21 11:04 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: I don't think lineoffset supports wildcards, but you could do it with matchChunk. Ah! matchChunk and the the number of lines of... etc... That should do it. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

lineOffset wildcard

2021-04-19 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
in advance - I've spent enough time on my own trying to figger this out. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscri

Re: Positioning object in a loclocked group

2021-04-15 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/15/21 8:16 AM, Klaus major-k via use-livecode wrote: Then the button stays however in the topleft corner of the group. Even moving the button some pixels to right or down does not work. Why, oh, why? :-) Thanks for any insight! Is it any different if you lock messages? -- Mark Wieder

Re: Offtopic: Can anybody create a small DLL for me?

2021-04-13 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On linux it's very easy sudo arp-scan -l will give you a nice sorted list. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

Re: On the dangers of automated refactoring

2021-04-13 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
them. Is this a case where "Strict Compilation Mode" or Hungarian-lite* notation may have been useful? * http://www.fourthworld.com/embassy/articles/scriptstyle.html Yep. But knowing Andre I'll bet he didn't write the original code, just had the good fortune to inherit it. -- Ma

Re: On the dangers of automated refactoring

2021-04-13 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
anyone can feel free to do what they want with it. https://github.com/mwieder/revRefactor -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Re: On the dangers of automated refactoring

2021-04-13 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
is somewhere like dropbox then you have access to previous builds as a backup. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

Re: [ANN] Release 9.6.2 RC-4

2021-04-13 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
... the release notes under Platform support | Windows says "Note: On 64-bit Windows installations, LiveCode runs as a 32-bit application through the WoW layer." Do the release notes need updating? -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com _

Re: Intermittent typing delay in script editor.

2021-04-08 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
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Re: Checking the Milliseconds

2021-04-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
here: https://forums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?f=66=34652 -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http

Re: "tsnet (1) Received HTTP/0.9 when not allowed"?

2021-04-04 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/4/21 4:36 AM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode wrote: Are you using the time travel external? HTTP/0.9 has been historical for a long while... Nonetheless, I believe 0.9 is still the lowest common denominator fallback mode when the actual level can't otherwise be determined. -- Mark

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