Re: Codesigning & notarizing

2021-02-05 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Feb 5, 2021 at 2:25 PM Marty Knapp via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > After much hair pulling and some help from Matthias I seem to have this > solved. It appears that starting with LC 9.6.2 “entitlements” are needed > even for web deployment (at least in the case

Re: Smooth scrolling

2021-02-05 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Feb 5, 2021 at 4:10 AM Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Thank you Trevor for making this available. After testing your library i > realize what an improvement it is. > And I agree that "ideally any engine improvents would tap into the scroll >

Re: Smooth scrolling

2021-02-04 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Feb 2, 2021 at 4:25 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > JeeJeeStudio wrote: > > > Panos wrote: > >> This bug report contains a workaround for smooth scrolling - hope it > >> helps. > >> https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=19759 > > >

Re: clipboardData on Mobile?

2021-01-28 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
This should be possible using LCB. Years ago I posted code for an external that copied to clipboard on iOS. I would guess that the APIs would be straightforward to wrap in LCB for someone motivated enough to do it. Here is the project: https://github.com/trevordevore/iosclipboard I don’t know

Re: Livecode Builder - passing lcs string to C functions

2020-12-28 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Dec 28, 2020 at 7:02 AM Dan Brown via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi I'm stuck trying to find examples of passing lcs strings to a C function > via pointer and it's driving me mad! I can retrieve char * pointers from C > functions, convert to string and pass

Re: Encrypting Stack Breaks Field References

2020-12-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Dec 22, 2020 at 6:23 PM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hmmm… Isn’t Levure almost completely based on script only stacks? You can use binary or script only stacks with Levure. It doesn’t care one way or the other. It’s just reading in stack files

Re: Encrypting Stack Breaks Field References

2020-12-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Dec 22, 2020 at 3:23 PM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > What he said. The promise of creating standalones and encrypted stacks > containing code sounds promising, but there are caveats. It begs the > question, how do we encrypt script only stacks or

Shoudl LiveCode be calling exit() when terminating a Cocoa app?

2020-08-28 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi all, This is probably a question for someone from the LC team who works on the engine. If anyone else is familiar with how LC quits on macOS please chime in though. Scenario: I am running tests with the Sparkle.framework on macOS (which I already use) with the goal of silently and

Re: Linking to a LC desktop app with a URL

2020-05-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, May 21, 2020 at 1:52 AM David Bovill via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Yes thanks Trevor. I must some time soon migrate to using Levure - is > there an easy Start here introduction for a new project? > On 21 May 2020, 07:10 +0100, Peter Bogdanoff via use-livecode

Re: Linking to a LC desktop app with a URL

2020-05-20 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, May 20, 2020 at 5:12 PM Peter Bogdanoff via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Has anyone worked on the idea of accessing a LiveCode application from a > web browser, such as happens with Zoom? With a URL link to a zoom.us > page, the webpage shows a dialog: > > “Do

Re: HTML Platform

2020-05-05 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, May 5, 2020 at 4:03 PM Pi Digital via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > ... > Because LC HQ seems uninterested in further development of the HTML > platform and recent eco issues my client is rethinking if this is the best > way to go. As it stands it does seem

Re: DataView and DataView Tree Updates

2020-05-04 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, May 2, 2020 at 12:42 PM Trevor DeVore wrote: > I've updated the DataView and DataView Tree code in my GitHub repos with a > script that will load all of the necessary files for developers who are not > using the Levure framework. You will find updated instructions in the > README, a link

Re: DataView and DataView Tree Updates

2020-05-03 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sun, May 3, 2020 at 1:11 PM JeeJeeStudio via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > your dataview demo throws an error on line 313: it's missing an before > or into or after: > I just downloaded the version 0.4.0 from the Releases page and don't get any errors.

Re: Script Only Behaviors

2020-05-02 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, May 2, 2020 at 2:14 PM Ali Lloyd via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > It's also mentioned in the scriptOnly property and in the script only stack > entry in the glossary > I'm not sure how I missed that. I searched for "script only" in the dictionary and no results

DataView and DataView Tree Updates

2020-05-02 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi, I've updated the DataView and DataView Tree code in my GitHub repos with a script that will load all of the necessary files for developers who are not using the Levure framework. You will find updated instructions in the README, a link to the latest release, and a link to a demo project

Re: Script Only Behaviors

2020-05-02 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, May 2, 2020 at 8:36 AM Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 5/2/20 12:06 AM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > > script "My script-only stack" with behavior "A Stack Name" > > Nice! I didn't know that

Re: Script Only Behaviors

2020-05-02 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, May 1, 2020 at 7:51 PM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > I’m gonna say that script only stacks cannot have behaviors eh? Reason is, > I’d like to move my nested data grid behavior to a script only stack, but > it occurs to me this might break the

Spell Checker

2020-04-29 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi folks, FYI I've published a Github repo with a spell checker. The code is code I've been developing for a spell checker replacement in apps I develop for macOS and Windows. It uses NSSpellChecker on macOS and Hunspell on Windows. If some kind soul wants to compile a Hunspell 1.6.2 .so library

Re: Which git service suits a LiveCoder best?

2020-04-28 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Apr 28, 2020 at 8:50 AM Mike Kerner via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I wouldn't say it's using levure as intended. > trevor, in his videos, anyway, does not export every script to an SOS, only > ones that are a certain length. if you do it that way, then

Testing spell checking with Hunspell Extension

2020-04-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi Everyone, I've been working on an LCB extension which wraps the Hunspell library. This library is used for spell checking. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hunspell I have finished a first pass that works on my Windows 8 and 10 installations with LiveCode 9.6dp-4 32 and 64-bit. I would be

Re: Which git service suits a LiveCoder best?

2020-04-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Apr 22, 2020 at 3:46 AM Andreas Bergendal via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > So, in short: How do I best get started with git when working with > LiveCode on Mac, in small teams or alone, wishing minimal use of command > line? > > Do I just let gravity pull me

Re: Go to card has become slow

2020-04-13 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Apr 13, 2020 at 7:48 AM Mark Waddingham via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2020-04-13 07:06, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > Will this caching of the DPI setting affect accessing the styledtext > > property in general on Windows o

Re: Go to card has become slow

2020-04-13 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Apr 13, 2020 at 12:58 AM Mark Waddingham via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2020-04-13 02:23, Neville Smythe via use-livecode wrote: > > But no, it shaved only 1 second off a 7 second save for styled text > > (elderly MacPro running Windows 10 VM) So your engine

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-10 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Apr 10, 2020 at 5:07 PM Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 4/10/20 11:56 AM, Mike Doub via use-livecode wrote: > > Apple and Google adding contact tracking to their OSs > > > > >

Re: Umlauts (again) and arraytojson

2020-04-09 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Apr 9, 2020 at 8:06 AM Klaus major-k via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi friends, > > this just came up in the german LC forum, obviously "arraytojson" > does not like UMLUATS in the keynames!? > > This: > -- > on mouseUp > put "eins" into

Re: Who else doesn't want auto-select when opening a card?

2020-04-07 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Apr 6, 2020 at 1:39 PM J. Landman Gay via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > This makes me crazy. I almost never want the first field selected when I > go to a card, > particularly on mobile. And god forbid the first field is a list field, > where the first line is >

Re: specialFolderPath, Microsoft Window, and 64 bits

2020-03-31 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Mar 31, 2020 at 11:52 AM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Okay, I was running LC960dp3 (32 bit) so I downloaded LC960dp2 (64 bit) > [I chose dp2 only because I didn't want 32 and 64 bits of the same > version installed in case of some unknown

Re: Using Shift + Cmd + 1 as a menu short in LiveCode

2020-03-30 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Guys, Please don't hijack the thread. -- Trevor DeVore ScreenSteps www.screensteps.com On Mon, Mar 30, 2020 at 12:07 PM Richmond via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > This is worth a look: > > https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT201236 > > On 30.03.20 19:54, doc hawk via

Re: Using Shift + Cmd + 1 as a menu short in LiveCode

2020-03-25 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Mar 25, 2020 at 3:58 PM Curry Kenworthy via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > This was reported by me and confirmed by LC last year: > > https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=22107 > > (Shift-Tab is the most problematic example, since it doesn't have a >

Re: Using Shift + Cmd + 1 as a menu short in LiveCode

2020-03-25 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Mar 25, 2020 at 1:28 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Shift-1 = ! > Right. But using ⌘ + Shift + 1 looks much better in the menu to me than ⌘ !. With ⌘ ! the user has to piece together that they need to add SHIFT to create the ! character. ⌘ +

Using Shift + Cmd + 1 as a menu short in LiveCode

2020-03-25 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi all, I tried assigning Shift + Cmd + 1 to a menu shortcut in LiveCode but LiveCode insists on using Cmd + 1 instead. I would like to insist that it use Shift + Cmd + 1, just as I entered it :-) Anyone know how to trick LiveCode into using what I entered? I know Shift + Cmd + 1 can be used as

Re: Any electronic document formats offering interactivity?

2020-03-19 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Mar 19, 2020 at 5:49 AM David V Glasgow via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > I did briefly consider HTML, but wanted to deliver a single file as the > output, and an image of the dashboard profile is essential. > You can embed images within the HTML itself using

Re: LC 9.6.0 DP2

2020-02-18 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Feb 18, 2020 at 11:07 AM Mark Talluto via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Here is a fun sidenote. Windows 7 has also lost support from Microsoft as > of Jan 14, 2020. Microsoft provides a program called Extended Security > Updates. > > This program buys companies

Re: Nested numeric lists that include number of parent list item

2020-02-11 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Feb 11, 2020 at 11:03 PM Terry Judd via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Yeah, this isn't helpful either, but while we're on the shortcomings of > ordered lists in Livecode if you render an alphabetically ordered list > using htmlText then it is rendered as lowercase

Re: Nested numeric lists that include number of parent list item

2020-02-11 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Feb 11, 2020 at 7:11 PM Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I am not aware that listStyle decimal can show other then 1. No further > sub numbering. > > However one could hack it. Although I know you are not particularly fond > of those hacks... > >

Nested numeric lists that include number of parent list item

2020-02-11 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi all, I am working with nested lists in LiveCode using listStyle and listDepth. When using a "numeric" listStyle I get this output in a field: 1. asdf ajsdf asf 1. adsfasdfasdf 1. asdfasdfasdf I would like to get the following output but I'm not seeing a property that

Re: [macOS] Notarization, hardened runtimes, LCB, and executables

2020-02-06 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Feb 6, 2020 at 3:22 PM panagiotis merakos via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Very useful post Trevor, thank you. > > Can you confirm that the notarized standalone does NOT open in Mac OSX > 10.9-10.11? > I have a 10.10 VM. I just tested the app I notarized and it

Re: [macOS] Notarization, hardened runtimes, LCB, and executables

2020-02-06 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Feb 6, 2020 at 12:12 PM David V Glasgow via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I have to say that this fills me with despair. I try hard to write > serious, useful programs, for fellow professionals, but I am not a > developer by trade or training. I have a full

Re: [macOS] Notarization, hardened runtimes, LCB, and executables

2020-02-06 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Feb 6, 2020 at 10:23 AM Trevor DeVore wrote: > > After packaging up the app I did a quick test to make sure the new feature > worked on my machine. It didn't. The error message was about some code > trying to execute that wasn't signed and some note about library validation > or

[macOS] Notarization, hardened runtimes, LCB, and executables

2020-02-06 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hey list, I just spent a good portion of the last few days troubleshooting some notarization errors I started receiving. I'm going to document what I did so that someone else out there might benefit. # The Original Problem I have been notarizing my application for a while now without any

Re: Apple Mac menubar?

2020-01-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Jan 22, 2020 at 12:25 PM Pi Digital via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Trevor > > It’s so helpful to have these guides. What kind of things do you use nsSSB > for? I totally see it’s benefits. It would be great to hear your personal > uses as examples of

Re: Apple Mac menubar?

2020-01-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 21, 2020 at 11:59 AM Håkan Liljegren via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I this is already created by our hero Trevor Devore. Take a look at his > github page: > > github.com/trevordevore/lc-macos-toolset > > what you are looking for is the

Re: YAML Libraries

2020-01-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 21, 2020 at 11:06 AM Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Trevor, I'm curious what the significance is in using /** as the begin > comment indicator? Is it something you use internally? The comment syntax I use before a handler is the documentation

Re: YAML Libraries

2020-01-19 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 2:19 PM Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > I found the handler > > ## Monte's YAMLToArray command > constant kMultiLineModeNone = 0 > constant kMultiLineModeLiteral = 1 > constant kMultiLineModeFolded = 2 > > command YAMLToArray pYaml > > [snip] in the

Re: encrypting script-only stacks

2020-01-14 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 10:36 PM Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 1/14/20 9:46 AM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote: > > > Beyond backup across versions (since that's widely available in most > > cloud storage for even binary files), that Git features

Re: encrypting script-only stacks

2020-01-14 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 4:14 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Thanks, Trevor. That's a helpful outline. > > I haven't had a business case to support so many branches, but I can see > where it might be useful down the road. > > Any opinions on Github vs

Re: encrypting script-only stacks

2020-01-14 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 2:35 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Trevor DeVore wrote: > > > I use SoS extensively but I had never tried using the SB to encrypt them > as > > I use Levure. The Levure packaging library automatically encrypts script > > only

Re: encrypting script-only stacks

2020-01-14 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 11:47 AM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > ... > > Help me motivate to move my Git transition forward sooner: > > Beyond backup across versions (since that's widely available in most > cloud storage for even binary files), that Git

Re: encrypting script-only stacks

2020-01-14 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jan 14, 2020 at 1:13 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Exactly. I was hoping the Standalone Builder would do that if you > choose to include external SoS in the standalone. > > What I found instead is that it doesn't being them into the

Re: Missing keys in datagrid?

2019-12-18 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Dec 18, 2019 at 6:40 AM Klaus major-k via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Trevor, > > thanks for chiming in! > > > Am 18.12.2019 um 13:28 schrieb Trevor DeVore via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>: > > &g

Re: Missing keys in datagrid?

2019-12-18 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Dec 18, 2019 at 2:38 AM Klaus major-k via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Bob, > > > Am 18.12.2019 um 01:13 schrieb Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>: > > > > If I recall a long time ago speaking with Trevor, printkeys() does not >

Re: Help Wrapping HTMLTidy in LCB

2019-12-10 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Dec 9, 2019 at 12:28 PM Trevor DeVore wrote: > UPDATE: > > I made some progress on the HTMLTidy project and this morning Mark > Waddingham and Brian Milby helped me over the last hurdle. The code base > now has a tidyHTMLToXHTML() function which works on macOS. You can try it > out using

Re: Help Wrapping HTMLTidy in LCB

2019-12-09 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Nov 22, 2019 at 10:30 AM Trevor DeVore wrote: > While looking at solutions for converting HTML into XHTML that can be > parsed by revXML I decided to test HTMLTidy which has an option to output > the input as XHTML. While I could bundle up the tidy command line tool and > include it with

Re: iOS dark mode

2019-12-07 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Dec 5, 2019 at 2:58 PM Andrew Bell via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Thank you Trevor! Adding this to my info.plist opted out of Dark Mode: > UIUserInterfaceStyle > Light > > Apple's ominous note at the end of that article gives me the > impression that

Re: iOS dark mode

2019-12-04 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Dec 4, 2019 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

Adding `the caller` to LiveCode Script

2019-11-26 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
About 15 years ago Dar Scott added a feature request to have a function that returns the long ID of the caller's caller's object: https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1954 Two years ago LiveCode Builder added `the caller` which does just that, but only in LCB. If anyone is looking for a

Re: macOS, is my app active?

2019-11-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, Nov 23, 2019 at 7:09 PM scott--- via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Trevor, > > Those directions were awesome! I saw the security warning with the > AppleScript method. Your extension method avoided it. Thank you. You’re welcome Scott. -- Trevor DeVore

Re: Help Wrapping HTMLTidy in LCB

2019-11-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, Nov 23, 2019 at 10:52 AM hh via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Is it really worth the work to do that from LCB? In my opinion, yes. If for no other reason then that with each library that is wrapped in LCB I learn what the limitations are in LCB or I learn how to

Re: macOS, is my app active?

2019-11-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, Nov 23, 2019 at 8:11 AM Klaus major-k via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > wow, lots of infos, thank you very much, but maybe a little overkill for > me. > > It would suffice for me to get this little snippet to work: >

Re: macOS, is my app active?

2019-11-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, Nov 23, 2019 at 6:24 AM Klaus major-k via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi friends, > > can we check if our standalone is currently active, means in > the "foreground" or if it is not active? Know what I mean? > If yes, how can we do that? LC? AppleScript? > > I

Re: Help Wrapping HTMLTidy in LCB

2019-11-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Nov 22, 2019 at 5:31 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Trevor DeVore wrote: > > > HTML may be placed on the clipboard when copying text and images > > from web browsers or by our good friend Microsoft Word. Microsoft > > Word places some very

Re: Help Wrapping HTMLTidy in LCB

2019-11-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Nov 22, 2019 at 2:25 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Trevor DeVore wrote: > > > While looking at solutions for converting HTML into XHTML that can be > > parsed by revXML I decided to test HTMLTidy which has an option to > > output the input

Help Wrapping HTMLTidy in LCB

2019-11-22 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hello, While looking at solutions for converting HTML into XHTML that can be parsed by revXML I decided to test HTMLTidy which has an option to output the input as XHTML. While I could bundle up the tidy command line tool and include it with my app, I prefer to wrap things up in LCB if possible.

Re: Effective rect of stacks on Windows 10

2019-10-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Oct 21, 2019 at 1:31 PM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Add your name to this bug: > https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=16305 > > Mark Waddigham chimed in at one point that the Windows API returns the > 8px border width under Windows 10 -

Effective rect of stacks on Windows 10

2019-10-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
I am looking for input from people who are using `the effective rect of stack` and the values it reports on Windows. I have some code that uses the effective rect of a group to determine if the stack is still on the screen after the user moves the stack or when restoring window positions when an

Re: mnemonic working on Windows in LC 9?

2019-10-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Oct 21, 2019 at 9:58 AM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 10/21/2019 10:49 AM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > Does using the mnemonic key to display a menu on Windows work for anybody > > else in LC 9? I just d

mnemonic working on Windows in LC 9?

2019-10-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Does using the mnemonic key to display a menu on Windows work for anybody else in LC 9? I just did the following test and all I hear is a beep: 1. Launch LC 9 on Windows 10. 2. Press the ALT key. The letter represented by the mnemonic setting of each menu in the Toolbar is underlined. 3. Press

Re: macOS Notarization helper for Levure

2019-10-09 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
; > On Oct 9, 2019, at 9:39 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > Brilliant. I really need to move to Levure. I'm going to have another go > at it. > > > > Bob S > > > > > >> On Oct 9, 2019

macOS Notarization helper for Levure

2019-10-09 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi all, After reading the article by Matthias on notarization* I put together a helper for Levure that will notarize a DMG image when you package your Levure application. Here is the link: https://github.com/trevordevore/levurehelper-macos_notary To use it you will need to update to version

Re: Determine if Windows engine is 32-bit or 64-bit?

2019-10-07 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Oct 7, 2019 at 9:47 AM Mark Waddingham via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2019-10-07 15:41, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > With LiveCode 9.5 one can deploy 32-bit or 64bit Windows applications. > > While LiveCode Builder has an `a

Re: Determine if Windows engine is 32-bit or 64-bit?

2019-10-07 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Oct 7, 2019 at 9:47 AM Mark Waddingham via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2019-10-07 15:41, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > With LiveCode 9.5 one can deploy 32-bit or 64bit Windows applications. > > While LiveCode Builder has an `a

Determine if Windows engine is 32-bit or 64-bit?

2019-10-07 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
With LiveCode 9.5 one can deploy 32-bit or 64bit Windows applications. While LiveCode Builder has an `architecture` function that can be used to detect 64-bit, LiveCode Script does not. Does anybody have a function for determine 64-bit vs. 32-bit architecture in LCS? -- Trevor DeVore ScreenSteps

Re: LiveCode 9.0.5

2019-10-05 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Oct 4, 2019 at 6:38 PM Dalton Calford via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > 9.05 is for the foolish people who bought the special indy license for > version 9 Or for those of us creating commercial applications with LiveCode. I know the memory leak fixes in 9.0.5

Re: ...and Livecode... where are we now?

2019-10-03 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Oct 2, 2019 at 2:01 PM hh via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Trevor D. wrote: > > If that is the case and they can build that revenue source > > then it should ultimately be a good thing for those of us > > who don't use LiveCode FM. It is unfortunate that LC has

Re: ...and Livecode... where are we now?

2019-10-03 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Oct 3, 2019 at 4:56 AM Lagi Pittas via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > I'm reading between the > lines but Trevor probably knows how well it's doing - but the rest of use > are being treated like mushrooms. > Hi Lagi, I do not have any additional information

Re: ...and Livecode... where are we now?

2019-10-02 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Oct 2, 2019 at 1:09 PM Lagi Pittas via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Have a look at the 3 releases of Livecode for FM in the last month to see > where all the effort is going this is now getting > ridiculous we get a few scraps ... Nuff said. > >

DataView Paginated Scroll

2019-09-20 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Howdy folks, I've uploaded a new behavior built on top of the DataView which facilities progressively loading paginated API data as you scroll. I needed this for an application and I've tried to abstract it and document it so that it might be useful to others. It is called DataView Paginated

Re: inter-app communication to LiveCode?

2019-09-19 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Sep 19, 2019 at 5:25 PM Peter Bogdanoff via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > A user asked about “linking” to my desktop LC app from a PDF. Is there > anything in the PDF spec that does this? His idea was that it the link > would do more than just opening up my app,

Re: Stop Integer Coercion to Scientific Notation in JSON

2019-09-13 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Sep 12, 2019 at 1:42 PM Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > Been working Panos off list. > > There is a caveat, jsonImport and jsonExport not only "display" but > "preserve" the scientific notation as a literal string and math will fail. > > Panos says: must use, (and

Re: This Web URL Stopped Working in LiveCode all versions. HELP!

2019-08-21 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Wed, Aug 21, 2019 at 2:29 PM Ralph DiMola via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > All requested payloads from them are now compressed. I didn't put my API > key > in the example. I pay for this service and did not get an email about any > changes(buy cheap get cheap I

Re: OSX High Sierra and Mojave Double Titlebars or Menubars?

2019-07-26 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, Jul 26, 2019 at 9:14 AM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Yes, thank you. In LiveCode 905rc1 in Standalones on OSX High Sierra we > are seeing an odd behavior where -- something happens -- and the mouse > position in a window (or a multi-window

Re: OSX High Sierra and Mojave Double Titlebars or Menubars?

2019-07-26 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Jul 25, 2019 at 4:05 PM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I recall a recent (last year/this year - I think) bug where under OSX > High Sierra or Mojave you could end up with double titlebars in your > windows or perhaps it was double menubars? > > I

Re: Rename object

2019-07-04 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, Jul 4, 2019 at 4:27 AM Richmond via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I've lost this . . . having done it several times before . . . > > So: I duplicate an object, let's call it img "XXX", so I end up with > 2 objects called "XXX" (which is problematic), and I wish to

Re: dragData["private"] is not Unicode aware

2019-06-18 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, Jun 18, 2019 at 6:28 AM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > I should learn how to contribute to updating documentation myself, but I > have tried setting up GIT on Windows twice without success (obviously I > am doing something basic wrong). The good

Re: Visual Studio 2017 to the rescue

2019-06-10 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Jun 10, 2019 at 10:19 AM Mark Talluto via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hello Friends, > > LiveCode 9.5 dp1 is my favorite LiveCode yet. If you are dipping into > testing it out, I found something that may save you some time. > > If you use mergJSONencode and

Re: identifying macOS folders that are considered to be files?

2019-05-28 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, May 28, 2019 at 4:31 PM kee nethery via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Wow, way more complicated than I imagined. > > From: > https://developer.apple.com/library/archive/documentation/CoreFoundation/Conceptual/CFBundles/AboutBundles/AboutBundles.html The macOS

Re: identifying macOS folders that are considered to be files?

2019-05-24 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, May 24, 2019 at 7:35 PM kee nethery via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Is there any way for LiveCode to tell me that a macOS folder that gets > listed with “the folders” is actually treated as a file? For example, .app > is a file where View Package Contents is an

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-24 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, May 24, 2019 at 11:53 AM hh via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Thank you very much for sharing these examples. You’re welcome. One thing I forgot to mention - you need to have LC 9.0.5 or 9.5 installed to test the Pocketsphinx example. A bug was fixed related to

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-24 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, May 7, 2019 at 8:35 AM Trevor DeVore wrote: > This is for anyone who plans on attending my workshop on using FFI in LCB > at the conference. Is there any code (a macOS Framework, Windows API, DLL, > dylib, etc.) that is written in Objective-C or that has a C wrapper that > you are

Re: 9.5 DP 1 Unadorned - LayerMode - Container

2019-05-24 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
static layers.. > > We shall see > > I will pursue "dictionary" one the other thread. (R.H. "Dictionary") > > On 5/23/19, 6:59 AM, "use-livecode on behalf of Trevor DeVore via > use-livecode" use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrot

Re: 9.5 DP 1 Unadorned - LayerMode - Container

2019-05-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, May 23, 2019 at 11:10 AM J. Landman Gay via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 5/23/19 8:39 AM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode wrote: > > > >> On 23 May 2019, at 8:01 am, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com

Re: 9.5 DP 1 Unadorned - LayerMode - Container

2019-05-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, May 23, 2019 at 10:39 AM Monte Goulding via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > On 23 May 2019, at 8:01 am, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > On Thu, May 23, 2019 at 7:30 AM Sannyasin

Re: 9.5 DP 1 Unadorned - LayerMode - Container

2019-05-23 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Thu, May 23, 2019 at 7:30 AM Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > 9.5 looks exciting. > > But we need a "lexicon" (or Kognition) for the dictionary. > It is still written in "deep-in-the-engine-jungle-geek-speak" > > For us lay people, we need a few more words. E.g. > >

Re: Question on automatically generating an MSI file

2019-05-18 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, May 18, 2019 at 4:23 AM JJS via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Nope, i use Inno Setup Compiler. It's free and very easy As do I. But MSI is much easier for IT departments to roll out to all of the computers at their organization. Or so I’m told by the people in

Question on automatically generating an MSI file

2019-05-17 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
Hi all, I'm wondering about being able to create MSI installers for applications built with Levure. The goal is to help IT departments easily install and update an application using Group Policy. I have never worked with MSI files before and know nothing about them. Ideally a text file could be

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-17 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, May 17, 2019 at 11:41 AM Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 5/17/19 7:01 AM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > > I decided to look into this further and I eventually found libMosquitto. > It > > is a C library

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-17 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Sat, May 11, 2019 at 8:20 AM Michael Muthmannn via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Trevor, > > In the forums a couple of times there were some questions about MQTT > integration into livecode. > > I found found a native Objective-C iOS library here: > >

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-17 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, May 14, 2019 at 2:51 AM trevix via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Trevor. > I know that is a bit late and that I will not be able to attend anyhow > (sigh). > > I would love to see how to implement the Flic Bluetooth button library ( > www.flic.io

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-10 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Fri, May 10, 2019 at 9:18 AM Trevor DeVore wrote: > > I was hoping to just grab the precompiled DLL for it but the downloadable > version has a bug in it and would just exit whenever I tried to use it. > With Mark Waddingham's help (a lot of it) I now have a basic version > working on both

Re: Question for LCB FFI workshop attendees at upcoming conference

2019-05-10 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Tue, May 7, 2019 at 12:14 PM Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 5/7/2019 9:35 AM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > This is for anyone who plans on attending my workshop on using FFI in LCB > > at the conference. Is th

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