Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-29 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
> On 25 May 2018, at 5:07 pm, Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode > wrote: > > This, too, is overwhelming. A little disturbing too as it was embarked on > by people who know very little about me or the facts behind the situation. Morning, Sean. There is another way of looking at this. Many

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-27 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
> On 28 May 2018, at 2:40 am, Pi Digital via use-livecode > wrote: > > Thanks for the clarification, Monte. > > But just to clarify in return (respectfully), when I spoke of IDE changes I > was specifically referring to the Project Browser (omitted from your

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-27 Thread Stephen Barncard via use-livecode
Sean, with all due respect, Monte probably has a deal with livecode that enables him to retain ownership of his rights to his code that he wrote in return for whatever deal he has with livecode. Wouldn’t you? On Sun, May 27, 2018 at 09:41 Pi Digital via use-livecode <

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-27 Thread Pi Digital via use-livecode
Thanks for the clarification, Monte. But just to clarify in return (respectfully), when I spoke of IDE changes I was specifically referring to the Project Browser (omitted from your quote). As the greatest extent of items within the IDE that need fixing are GUI with the majority of their code

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Hi Sean It is a relief to hear from you. I’m sorry if you were weirded out by the help offered. I have struggled in the past to swallow my pride and just accept help when I need it. Last year dealing with Rebecca’s cancer was a humbling experience for me in this regard. Anyway, there’s a few

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Sean, its very thoughtful of you to break it down the way you did. peace and love to you and all the best. On Fri, May 25, 2018 at 8:45 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hello Sean - > > Very glad to read your post here. > > There are only a

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Curry Kenworthy wrote: > One general problem is that backward-compatibility > has been abandoned and even politicized/demonized > by some of the big players. (Hello Mr. Jobs.) BC > is actually just part of a bigger concept. I don't > have the correct word for that concept handy > (Richard?) but

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread Jose Enrique Montero via use-livecode
Mr. Sean, I'm sorry to hear your story, thank God, you managed to overcome it. Nothing is more important than life. I am from Venezuela, a South American country in dictatorship, with food, electricity and internet failures. For two years I have been trying to do something with LIVECODE and I

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread AndyP via use-livecode
Hello Sean, You've had a tough journey, that's for sure, its good to see that you are now thinking about the future and how to move forward. Wishing you well in whatever direction you decide to go. - Andy Piddock My software never has bugs. It just develops random features. TinyIDE

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode
Thank you, Richmond! You have cheered me up a lot. You make some very good points and it's good to know I'm not alone in my feelings about so much of it. Ju and I have been discussing it and what I might focus on instead. Unfortunately, that means I'd be leaving you guys in the cesspool as I drag

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-26 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Well, Sean, your message is very long and filled with a lot of stuff; so, at the risk of being a bore, I'll take a long bit replying to all your points; especially as that's what I feel it deserves. On 25/5/2018 7:07 pm, Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode wrote: Dear All This is going to be a

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Sean: I have never met you except through this listserve and, if my memory serves, on the Direct-L listserve, where you’ve been a generous, respected and positive contributor. The main takeaway I hope you have from this is that the folks on this list value you and care about your well-being

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Hello Sean - Very glad to read your post here. There are only a couple things that may be useful to address here, but chief among them is gratitude for your open discussion of depression. Culturally we too often stigmatize depression, anxiety, and a whole host of other conditions, unable to

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
Sean- Others have chimed in quite well here, so I'll just add a few comments. On 05/25/2018 09:07 AM, Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode wrote: > // GoFundMe // > This, too, is overwhelming. A little disturbing too as it was embarked on > by people who know very little about me Mmm... that's

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
Curry- don't know if such a thing would help your situation, but i'm attaching a photo of my lift. Its simply a relatively small i-beam solidly anchored, a trolly to match, a 2000lb hoist (overkill) and a very simple, self designed sling hooked to a home made spreader bar. Lower it, sling in

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Curry Kenworthy via use-livecode
Mike: > The most recent hit to my pride was the loss of ability > to self transfer into my walk in tub Ah, a fellow traveler indeed! I haven't been able to use my own insurmountable tub yet, still doing sponge baths. Sean: > I certainly don’t feel right putting in my invoice for > the 3-4

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
Hey Sean, While its true that the full details of what was going on weren't available, there were 2 things that stood out to me from your previous writings. Large amounts of distress, and a monetary connection to the distress. I can't help with the distress directly, but it just makes sense to

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Heather Laine via use-livecode
Sean. Thank you for writing. I'm so relieved to hear you are still alive. At the end of the day, this is what matters. Everything else can be fixed, recovered, moved on from. Just wanted to say that. Best Heather Heather Laine Customer Services Manager LiveCode Ltd www.livecode.com > On

Re: Was: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-25 Thread Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode
Dear All This is going to be a long one so I’ll break it down into sections to make it easier to read and get the points across (hopefully). // Thanks // First off, a great deal of thanks has to go out to everyone who contacted both during and after the incident on May 2nd. It is overwhelming

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-04 Thread David Glasgow via use-livecode
It was a single problem, but the poor fellow was in hock up to the ears and out of time. If there is anything positive here it is the response of the community. No lectures on what he should have done different, just genuine concern and an astonishingly quick fix. Best wishes David

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-04 Thread Lagi Pittas via use-livecode
That's superhuman Monte. The last time I remember a company making a fix this quick was when I posted a bug to the Foxpro people (before they were bought out by Microsoft). It logged on with a 2400 Baud Modem to there "BBS" to get a patched runtime file back just over 2 hours - probably took

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-03 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Hi Sean I realise it may be too late to recover with your client now but I have mergGoogle working with google’s OAuth library GTMAppAuth. The new lcext file is here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/2vuu3jed0dp3wai/mergGoogle.lcext?dl=0 Updated docs are here:

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
The issue is google no longer allow you to use webviews in app to do OAuth. So basically this rules out anything that doesn’t open up an OS browser. The fastest way to resolve this for mergGoogle is to change to using GTMAppAuth from GTMOAuth2. It may be that the OAuth2 library can do what’s

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread zryip theSlug via use-livecode
Hi, I don't know if this would help, but I have native LC code for OAuth2 working with the google API on LC 8 and 9. I was using it with the google calendar API in an experimental lib last year and the code still working. Drop me a note and I could send you what I have. On Thu, May 3, 2018 at

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
I have opened this bug report for mergGoogle https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21255 I will need to change the api of mergGoogle as you will need to hand it the url you get in the urlWakeUp message. This one is an enhancement

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Hi Sean I’m sorry to hear about your situation. It seems from the blog link you posted there was a notice on the iOS consent page. We weren’t notified in any other way and do not have a bug report open about this. It seems neither us, nor any of our users noticed the notice… anyway, we are

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Lagi Pittas via use-livecode
Hi All I have set it up - but I want to have the money go directly to Sean Ive just read that if I put seans email address in it will send him an invite so he will be the only one able to withdraw funds. I am waiting his acceptance but I think we can add to it without him accepting -I HAVE NO

RE: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY Hi All I just setup a gofundme site - Never done it before but Can anyone tell me do we have to put Sean's name on it - what shall I call the page? Talk like that makes me shiver. I have a mate in Canada - he had his card account and paypal c

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Yeah; had a heart attack and a bloody great (quite literally) thrombosis 3 years ago: fitted with 5 stents. So: what to do? Well, I certainly wasn't going to lie there in the bed moaning my fate like all the losers in the hospital ward: practised my Bulgarian flirting with the nurses, did

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2018-05-02 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Lagi, This is an excellent idea and a tangible expression of our caring for Sean and a way to help. After all, we are a community that can reach out in various ways to help each other, and what better way to step up? Can you post a link to the account? Maybe good if his name is on it, so it

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Dear Sean, I hope that the dark clouds pass and you can gain clarity on what you can do to fix the situation. Software is hard to get right especially when there are different development teams involved. Maybe its Apple, maybe its Livecode.. maybe its both that could have done something better,

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Lagi Pittas via use-livecode
Hi All If I wasn't clear as to why I asked the question about gofundme - it's because people don't want their lives "on social media" and gofundme is probably as social as it get - lets keep it private between us. Regards Lagi On 2 May 2018 at 17:42, prothero--- via use-livecode <

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Lagi Pittas via use-livecode
Hi All I just setup a gofundme site - Never done it before but Can anyone tell me do we have to put Sean's name on it - what shall I call the page? Talk like that makes me shiver. I have a mate in Canada - he had his card account and paypal compromised a week or so ago - rent was due no money

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Sean, I’ve seen you on this list, and the Director list for years. You have been someone whose kind responses and help have been very appreciated. Please know that there are many people who care about you and wish you the best. Please take a deep breath and don’t do anything that you haven’t

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Stephen Barncard via use-livecode
Whatever, Sean. Please don't even consider suicide. You can recover from this. There will be more ( and more forgiving ) clients ahead for you. Hopefully you own your code and can fix and repurpose it for something else. You have the possibility, with Monte's help in the morning, to get this

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread AndyP via use-livecode
Hello Sean, I don't know you personally but I hope you take on board my sincere personal message to you. It sounds like you are in a very bad place at the moment. Please do not do anything rash, try to get some sleep and let your emotions settle. Then talk to your wife or if that's to difficult

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode
It's all too too too late. I had no money to get a support contract. Spent it all getting the project running. It was working up until this morning so I had no idea that it would be an issue. My client was incredibly p'd. I have no way to redeem myself. I really couldn't care less if you can or

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Kevin Miller via use-livecode
Hi Sean, I¹m very sorry to hear your demo went wrong today. If its any consolation I¹ve been there and probably most of us have been in that situation at some point in our careers. Even Steve Jobs had the occasional demo that didn¹t work out! How you recover from that situation is probably more

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
My apologies I didn't realize the gravity of your situation until I read the rest of the posts. > On May 2, 2018, at 07:39 , Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > wrote: > > > >> On May 2, 2018, at 03:55 , Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode >>

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
> On May 2, 2018, at 03:55 , Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi > > My clients rely on this feature and are shooting a pilot today (as in NOW!). For God's sake tell them not to shoot him while he is still airborne!!! Bob S

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Sean, Do you have a support package? They don't monitor this list close, it might be better to call them over the phone while sending a direct email to Heather. At least this is somewhat fixable on their side. I remember when I lost a ton of money when Apple decided that only Obj-C/Cocoa apps

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode
It's all too late now. I'm walking with egg on my face. No response from LC still. despite being marked as urgent. To use the browser widget I would have had to write the whole wrapper from scratch rather than use merg dependance. If it had been written properly in the first place it would not

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
I wonder if using the browser widget would be a temporary workaround so that you get the flow the way google is asking for it. On Wed, May 2, 2018 at 9:38 AM Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > If he had then it would also be in 8.1.10 or 8.2 (but it is

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode
If he had then it would also be in 8.1.10 or 8.2 (but it is not). v9 is basically still a beta (a GM beta!) as is incredibly buggy and virtually unusable for client projects. I wouldn't dare touch it yet till it is actually fully operational. Sean Cole *Pi Digital Productions Ltd*

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2018-05-02 Thread Lagi Pittas via use-livecode
Hi Sean, I feel your pain really! Just a question wouldn't the Oauth2 that is built in to LC9 work - maybe that's the reason it wasn't updated but i'm sure Monty wouldn't be dismissive - he was once at the coal face (no pun intended). Regards Lagi On 2 May 2018 at 14:00, Pi Digital via

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Pi Digital via use-livecode
They would not be able to sort it in the next 1hr by which time our slot is over. They’ve had two years to sort this. Fortunately, in London there are plenty of trains and cars to run in front of as I can’t face another day of this. I’ve lost a huge client, a tonne of work and any chance of

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Dave Kilroy via use-livecode
Sean this sounds like a nightmare. Awful you've been affected like this. But please just go for a long walk by the cliffs without jumping off! Kind regards Dave - "The first 90% of the task takes 90% of the time, and the last 10% takes the other 90% of the time." Peter M. Brigham --

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
Perhaps rather than you and I chasing each other on multiple lists we could keep the conversation to one list. Have you tried contacting LC? I'm pretty sure when Monte was writing mergGoogle for me, he was up a few nights. On Wed, May 2, 2018 at 8:49 AM Pi Digital via use-livecode <

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Pi Digital via use-livecode
It works fine on OSX but not on ios. Google have been documenting, apparently, for the last two years that they would be dropping support from using non-browser oAuth on iOS and Android devices. 1st May 2018 was apparently their cut off day. We now get this on iPads:

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
See the thread on the other list. It appears to be working for me just fine. On Wed, May 2, 2018 at 6:56 AM Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi > > Apparently, google stopped using their old method of oAuth and started > deprecation from 1March 2017. As