Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
heres a link to the geocode api information: https://developers.google.com/maps/documentation/geocoding/intro I'm not sure my interpretation of the viewport is accurate, but even if you just use the center point and do the calculations, and ignore the rest of the data, it should work. On Fri,

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Not showing up in the Balkans. Richmond. On 4/28/17 9:06 pm, Scott Rossi via use-livecode wrote: Note today’s Google doodle topic is especially appropriate for the LC community. Regards, Scott Rossi Creative Director Tactile Media, UX/UI Design

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
If you do a second call to the geocode api you can get the info you need. https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/geocode/json?address=Berkeley,+CA=14=400x400 There appear to be 2 location sections. One contains the bounds of the request, the other contains the bounds of the viewport IE zoom level

[OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Scott Rossi via use-livecode
Note today’s Google doodle topic is especially appropriate for the LC community. Regards, Scott Rossi Creative Director Tactile Media, UX/UI Design ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe,

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Scott Rossi via use-livecode
Then don’t look in the Balkans. Scott Rossi Creative Director Tactile Media, UX/UI Design > On Apr 28, 2017, at 11:18 AM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode > wrote: > > Not showing up in the Balkans. > > Richmond. > > On 4/28/17 9:06 pm, Scott Rossi via

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Wow: there are actually a whole sequence of pictures which I shall download for use with the younger children in my school. Richmond. On 4/28/17 9:35 pm, Richmond Mathewson wrote: Ha, Ha, Ha . . . With the good offices of a VPN I looked in: Canada: nix USA: something with 3 blue bovines, a

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 04/28/2017 11:06 AM, Scott Rossi via use-livecode wrote: Note today’s Google doodle topic is especially appropriate for the LC community. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Ha, Ha, Ha . . . With the good offices of a VPN I looked in: Canada: nix USA: something with 3 blue bovines, a mediaeval-looking girl stirring an unspecified dairy product in a tub, and something that might be a soft cheese with a yellow arrow in the centre. So, this posting was ethnocentric

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
because cheese On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 2:20 PM, Scott Rossi via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Then don’t look in the Balkans. > > Scott Rossi > Creative Director > Tactile Media, UX/UI Design > > > > > On Apr 28, 2017, at 11:18 AM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode < >

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread hh via use-livecode
Have you already seen this nifty utility? http://staticmapmaker.com/google/ === I use the following for getting the geo-location. on mouseUp put url ("https://maps.googleapis.com/maps/api/geocode/; & \ "json?address=25a+Thistle+Street+SW,+Edinburgh,+UK") into rslt replace quote with

Re: Kognition Beta Test - call for volunteers

2017-04-28 Thread Peter W A Wood via use-livecode
Dear Kevin First, congratulations on reaching Beta stage of Kognition. Your description on if it is very intriguing. I think I can offer you an interesting beta test environment. At the moment, I have three primary projects (and a number of smaller ones), the data for each is stored in

Re: Scanning for inclusions

2017-04-28 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
I thought once you ran it once, when you switch to manual, the auto-selected ones stay. On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 12:27 AM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > Is there a way to run the "scan for inclusions" required and get a list. > > Waiting for

Re: Scanning for inclusions

2017-04-28 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Why is this such an ongoing pain point? How are dependencies handles in other systems? -- Richard Gaskin Fourth World Systems Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web ambassa...@fourthworld.com

Re: Scanning for inclusions

2017-04-28 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
William Prothero wrote: >> On Apr 28, 2017, at 8:30 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote: >> >> Why is this such an ongoing pain point? >> >> How are dependencies handles in other systems? > > > Richard, > For me, it's a pain point because when I try to build a standalone > and I don't have one of the

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Dr. Hawkins via use-livecode
On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 11:35 AM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > 1. Implying that bovines are blue. > Where do you think blue milk comes from??? Next you'll tell us that chocolate milk doesn't come from brown bovines . . . -- Dr. Richard E.

Re: [OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Alejandro Tejada wrote: > Funny enough, this doodle implements in javascript > the swiping feature requested in another thread > for Cards: > http://lists.runrev.com/pipermail/use-livecode/2017-April/236609.html > > I am waiting for Scott Rossi or Colin Holgate stack's that > implement a

Re: Scanning for inclusions

2017-04-28 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Mike K. wrote: I thought once you ran it once, when you switch to manual, the auto-selected ones stay. hhm… that would be nice… easy to test.. stand by (time passes here) Nope, no go… Test one: 1) go to SA settings-> inclusions uncheck widgets headerbar and switch button # which

Re: Scanning for inclusions

2017-04-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richard, For me, it's a pain point because when I try to build a standalone and I don't have one of the widgets linked, I only get a message saying "module not found" or something like that. Seems it would be easy to notify the name of the in-found module. Best, Bill William Prothero

Re: Stupid Q No 999: mergeBLE

2017-04-28 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 4/28/17 2:05 PM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode wrote: "The MergExt suite of externals now comes as part of your LiveCode license. To use the externals you'll need to download the latest MergExt bundle (using the link below) and be using at least LiveCode 8.0.0-dp-15, 7.1.3-rc-1 or

Re: Stupid Q No 999: mergeBLE

2017-04-28 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
"The MergExt suite of externals now comes as part of your LiveCode license. To use the externals you'll need to download the latest MergExt bundle (using the link below) and be using at least LiveCode 8.0.0-dp-15, 7.1.3-rc-1 or 6.7.10-rc-1. "To start using the externals, unzip the MergExt

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
If you ever get down to the middle of nowhere new mexico, I'll take you up on the lunch offer. :) Think others mentioned the same api though, so there might be lunches all around. On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 2:41 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Mike:

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Hermann: Thanks so much. This is very helpful. I thought I was in for a huge tussle getting this to work and now I see that it’s not going to be a huge hassle. I write geophysical data on a map and Google puts out some nice looking terrain maps, and now I don’t need to include maps in my app.

Re: Will LiveCode run an x86 android device?

2017-04-28 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
Isn't Android a type of Linux? Arguably a Linux standalone should work better on x86 Android devices . . . So; here's LiveCode's next headache: How to build a Linux standalone which can be installed on an x86 Android device. Richmond. On 4/26/17 10:26 pm, Colin Holgate via use-livecode

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Mike: OMG, I LOVE YOU! Fantastic, this is just what I need. I hope I meet you some day so I can buy you dinner. Let me know if you get by Santa Barbara, or Portland area. Best, Bill > On Apr 28, 2017, at 10:56 AM, Mike Bonner via use-livecode > wrote: > > If

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
I’m willing. Hermann has been generous with good ideas too. Best, Bill > On Apr 28, 2017, at 1:45 PM, Mike Bonner via use-livecode > wrote: > > If you ever get down to the middle of nowhere new mexico, I'll take you up > on the lunch offer. :) Think others

Re: Will LiveCode run an x86 android device?

2017-04-28 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 4/28/17 3:03 PM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode wrote: Isn't Android a type of Linux? Arguably a Linux standalone should work better on x86 Android devices . . . So; here's LiveCode's next headache: How to build a Linux standalone which can be installed on an x86 Android device.

[OT] Today's Google Doodle/Theme

2017-04-28 Thread Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode
Funny enough, this doodle implements in javascript the swiping feature requested in another thread for Cards: http://lists.runrev.com/pipermail/use-livecode/2017-April/236609.html I am waiting for Scott Rossi or Colin Holgate stack's that implement a scripted solution for this requested engine

Re: Community Coding Standards, Naming Conventions, Best Practice in LiveCode Script for community contribution work

2017-04-28 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
These are good questions, Roland, and indeed it would ideal if such things were in hand right now. But to create a comprehensive style guide for IDE contributions we'd have another scope of work to address, in addition to other opportunities at hand. If someone wants to dive in and put

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Ok, its a bit more complicated. After my initial high at thinking the problem was solved (rushing to a haircut appointment before looking carefully), I noticed that the returned data from Mike’s reverse geocoding URL didn’t change with the zoom level. So apparently, it’s only applied to the

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
I'll poke around more. Maybe I'll get lucky (boatloads of no in that phrase) and find a solution. On Fri, Apr 28, 2017 at 5:55 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Ok, its a bit more complicated. After my initial high at thinking the > problem was

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread William Prothero via use-livecode
Mike: Thanks for your help. I found a link to Python, PHP, and Pascal code to do this. Looks like I have to stop being lazy and do some math. I’m ok with converting the code to xTalk. I should be able to figure it out myself. I’ll share when I get something done. It may be a bit because I’ve

Re: Community Coding Standards, Naming Conventions, Best Practice in LiveCode Script for community contribution work

2017-04-28 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
i and j are about as far as I go with nested repeats. Although sometimes I further process the resulting tEmpList in yet another repeat loop. It helps me to follow my own code if I can produce a list with modifications, and put tEmpList (into msg) before proceeding with more processing. Personal

Kognition Beta Test - call for volunteers

2017-04-28 Thread Kevin Miller via use-livecode
Hi Everyone, A slightly unusual post from me today. For those of you that don¹t know, LiveCode has been working in partnership with a new company as a joint venture, to build an app to help manage information. We have built a system that uses artificial intelligence techniques to help organize,

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Thanks for the openstreetmap link. I'm really liking the Google maps option since my app is being developed for free distribution to educators and I am not particularly interested in streets. The satellite or terrain views are what I want. Now all I have to do is figure out how to get the

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread hh via use-livecode
Not to forget related to (static) maps, especially as you can have them from there also as SVG or 'true' PDF (not embedded PNG only): https://www.openstreetmap.org For exporting as HTML link or as an "image" (JPG, PNG, SVG, PDF) see https://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Export In short: Don't use