Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-30 Thread Prothero-ELS via use-livecode
today (it’s breakfast time in > France as I write this). > > I did some internet searching to look at the underlying Apple Map system - > which is used for the LC version of the Map widget for iOS - and its API. > It’s rich and complex, so the widget just scratches the surface of the

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-30 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Bill, thanks for all this. I will study it today (it’s breakfast time in France as I write this). I did some internet searching to look at the underlying Apple Map system - which is used for the LC version of the Map widget for iOS - and its API. It’s rich and complex, so the widget just

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-29 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
> wrote: >> >> Back to my problems with inadequate documentation on widgets. The Map widget >> is probably very powerful, but the Dictionary entry simple tells you the >> names of the parameters. I can’t work out anything about the format of the >> data

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-29 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
m/s/kg5l80bi82u1sap/google-maps-demo.livecode?dl=0> William A. Prothero https://earthlearningsolutions.org > On May 25, 2020, at 1:57 PM, Graham Samuel via use-livecode > wrote: > > Back to my problems with inadequate documentation on widgets. The Map widget > is p

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-26 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Thanks Bernard. I shall shelve my map utility until I notice the bug is fixed. Graham > On 26 May 2020, at 19:18, Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode > wrote: > > Unfortunately polylines stoppt working in recent versions of LC > > https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=22377 > > Kind

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-26 Thread Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode
Unfortunately polylines stoppt working in recent versions of LC https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=22377 Kind regards Bernd ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-26 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
wrong. This is the first time I’ve realised that the Guide you get when you click on ‘Dictionary’ in the LC menu is different from the “User Guide” which you can access via the same menu. I haven’t got time to find out the differences, but I note that “Map Widget” appears in one and not the other

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-25 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
ot; - what it means is "source code for all the widgets provided 'out of the box' *in the community version* is accessible ..." So, sadly, you can't just go look at the source code to find out what you need. The manifest xml file for the map widget lists its license as "comm

Re: Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-25 Thread Alex Tweedly via use-livecode
'out of the box' *in the community version* is accessible ..." So, sadly, you can't just go look at the source code to find out what you need. However, in the dictionary under "Guide" you can find some more info / example about the map widget. In particular, it defines the format used

Map Widget - how does it actually work?

2020-05-25 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Back to my problems with inadequate documentation on widgets. The Map widget is probably very powerful, but the Dictionary entry simple tells you the names of the parameters. I can’t work out anything about the format of the data you can feed in, or what it looks like when it comes out

Map widget and user location

2019-12-05 Thread Tore Nilsen via use-livecode
I am trying to familiarise myself with the map widget. What I want to do is to get the coordinates for the user location and to set a pin for this location. As it is possible to show the user location in the map widget, my original idea was to retrieve the information from the widget and apply

Map Widget

2018-12-27 Thread Jose Enrique Montero via use-livecode
Merry Christmas and happy new year 2019 I have a problem with map widget, on android the app close, when I´ll try to create a map widget by a button create widget as "com.livecode.widget.native.map" best regards Jose Enrique Montero ___ us

Re: Map Widget with Custom Marker

2018-12-18 Thread hh via use-livecode
> Brian M. wrote: > Try this one (similar concept) > http://forums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?p=173867#p173867 This will not work. I just tried: The map widget updates in short intervals like a movie. Even a native button disappears. So the overlaying native object should also use a fa

Re: Map Widget with Custom Marker

2018-12-18 Thread Brian Milby via use-livecode
rums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?p=172729#p172729 > > > > Thanks, > > Brian > > On Dec 18, 2018, 3:52 PM -0600, Scott Rossi via use-livecode < > > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>, wrote: > > > Hi All: > > > > > > Wondering if it's possi

Re: Map Widget with Custom Marker

2018-12-18 Thread Scott Rossi via use-livecode
e was a demo a while back of doing that. > > http://forums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?p=172729#p172729 > > Thanks, > Brian > On Dec 18, 2018, 3:52 PM -0600, Scott Rossi via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>, wrote: > > Hi All: > > > > Wonde

Re: Map Widget with Custom Marker

2018-12-18 Thread Brian Milby via use-livecode
All: > > Wondering if it's possible to use a custom marker with the map widget. I > want to continuously track and show the user's location with a custom icon, > but can't find any way to overlay an image on the widget, as it seems to be > the equivalent of a web view. > > Th

Map Widget with Custom Marker

2018-12-18 Thread Scott Rossi via use-livecode
Hi All: Wondering if it's possible to use a custom marker with the map widget. I want to continuously track and show the user's location with a custom icon, but can't find any way to overlay an image on the widget, as it seems to be the equivalent of a web view. Thanks for any suggestions

Re: map widget

2018-11-14 Thread hh via use-livecode
[Dictionary/map] set the region of widget "Map" to "55.9533,-3.1883, 10, 10" The region of a map widget is a tuple describing the map region currently displayed; the first two items are the centerCoordinates and the second two the span. set the centerCoordinates of widg

map widget

2018-11-14 Thread Mike for GDC via use-livecode
Does anyone have an example of using the "map widget"? I got my current location of lat/long and now want to display it on a map. I have set up my api key but have not seen any example of how to implement the map.. what I really want to do is to show my location and also any nearby r

Re: using the map widget

2018-10-29 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
it up. This may be more useful than the widget, as there is a lot of documentation by Google on how to set it up, which is pretty easy. Best, Bill > On Oct 29, 2018, at 7:48 PM, Mike for GDC via use-livecode > wrote: > > I am trying to implement the map widget within my app. I have ent

using the map widget

2018-10-29 Thread Mike for GDC via use-livecode
I am trying to implement the map widget within my app. I have entered my api code in the inclusions and have looked at the example given in the livecode article but so far it has not worked. Does anyone have an example of using it in an app? What I want is to be able to retrieve the current

Re: Tutorial for MAP widget

2018-08-09 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
hows RGB as an example. This is an extremely powerful widget... if you know what it is actually doing. --Andrew Bell From: Klaus major-k To: How to use LiveCode Subject: Tutorial for MAP widget Message-ID: Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Hi all, could someone (the

Re: Tutorial for MAP widget

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

Tutorial for MAP widget

2018-08-09 Thread Klaus major-k via use-livecode
Hi all, could someone (the mothership?) please create a little tuorial for the new MAP widget? This is really not self-explaining. How to let the user create a new marker etc... Thanks a lot! Best Klaus -- Klaus Major http://www.major-k.de kl...@major-k.de

Re: Map Widget Futures

2017-12-07 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Thanks Ali I'm clearly "out of my depth" here… after looking at the Google Maps model. looking at: com.google.android.gms.maps.model I think see why you are talking about overlays, as these comprise "model classes" GroundOverlay A ground overlay is an image that is fixed to a map.

Re: Map Widget Futures

2017-12-07 Thread Ali Lloyd via use-livecode
On Thu, Dec 7, 2017 at 12:56 AM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Ali Lloyd wrote: > > > ...make the map widget a lot more flexible on the > > objective-c side... > > iOS-only? > > -- > Richard Gaskin >

Re: Map Widget Futures

2017-12-06 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
3 PM, "use-livecode on behalf of Ali Lloyd via use-livecode" <use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com on behalf of use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: I'm not quite sure what you mean by 'a member of the msg path in "proper standing"' - the map widget jus

Re: Map Widget Futures

2017-12-06 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Ali Lloyd wrote: > ...make the map widget a lot more flexible on the > objective-c side... iOS-only? -- Richard Gaskin Fourth World Systems Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web a

Re: Map Widget Futures

2017-12-06 Thread Ali Lloyd via use-livecode
I'm not quite sure what you mean by 'a member of the msg path in "proper standing"' - the map widget just wraps a native view essentially. The map 'object' is only accessible through foreign handlers in LCB, but if it can be done natively then it can be done. In the first instance

Map Widget Futures

2017-12-06 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
I'm not sure if the news from LiveCode Global is under any kind of NDA… Since I have a business license, we could pose this directly to HQ, but seems useful to share.. hope that is OK and I have this quesiton What is the binary format of the map "object" that the engine or map widge

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
, no dice on the desktop. A cross platform Map widget that does this would be pretty useful. Best, Bill P > On Apr 27, 2017, at 9:29 AM, Devin Asay via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Bill, > > Have you checked the mergMK extension referr

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
>>> >>> Jonathon: >>> It looks like a Google Earth plugin is needed for Augmented Earth. True? >>> Does that give you installation issues? Does the Map Widget behave well >>> with plugins? >>> Bill >>> >>>> On Apr 2

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
ivecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> Jonathon: >> It looks like a Google Earth plugin is needed for Augmented Earth. True? >> Does that give you installation issues? Does the Map Widget behave well with >> plugins? >> Bill >> >>> On Apr 27, 2017, at 9:

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
unrev.com> wrote: > > Jonathon: > It looks like a Google Earth plugin is needed for Augmented Earth. True? Does > that give you installation issues? Does the Map Widget behave well with > plugins? > Bill > >> On Apr 27, 2017, at 9:09 AM, Jonathan Lynch via use-live

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread Devin Asay via use-livecode
ode@lists.runrev.com<mailto:use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>> wrote: Folks: On another aspect of this question, was a Map Widget, advertised on the site I linked to below, ever created? https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/ <https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Jonathon: It looks like a Google Earth plugin is needed for Augmented Earth. True? Does that give you installation issues? Does the Map Widget behave well with plugins? Bill > On Apr 27, 2017, at 9:09 AM, Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
r. That is to say, >> you cannot have a google INTERACTIVE map. You can certainly drop screenshots >> in as graphics. >> >> Bob S >> >> >>> On Apr 26, 2017, at 19:31 , William Prothero via use-livecode >>> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrot

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Folks: On another aspect of this question, was a Map Widget, advertised on the site I linked to below, ever created? https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/ <https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/> Bill William A. Prothero http://earthlearningsolution.org/ &g

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
ots > in as graphics. > > Bob S > > >> On Apr 26, 2017, at 19:31 , William Prothero via use-livecode >> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> I found this link on the LC site. >> https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/ >&g

Re: Map Widget"

2017-04-27 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
rote: > > I found this link on the LC site. > https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/ > <https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/> > > Is there a map widget? Anybody working with google maps, not in a browser? If > so, could you point me to

Map Widget"

2017-04-26 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
I found this link on the LC site. https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/ <https://livecode.com/map-widget-coming-to-livecode/> Is there a map widget? Anybody working with google maps, not in a browser? If so, could you point me to a URL for a starter Bill William A. Prother