Re: Regex help...

2017-06-05 Thread Mike Bonner via use-livecode
Wow, the perl way is pretty darn cool. On Mon, Jun 5, 2017 at 2:06 AM, Thierry Douez via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Paul, > > > AFAIK you need to deal with an hybrid approach (regex + livecode) > > So, here is one way to do it: > > >put 3 into pPage > >

AW: Regex help...

2017-06-05 Thread Paul Dupuis via use-livecode
Thank you Thierry and everyone else. I should have realized that I couldn't do this entirely with regex due to the need to compare the number values. It was a long day yesterday and my brain just wasn't in full gear. -- Paul On 6/5/2017 4:06 AM, Thierry Douez via use-livecode wrote: > Hi Paul,

Re: Regex help...

2017-06-05 Thread Thierry Douez via use-livecode
@Paul, to defend you, it's not always so obvious to know what we can or cannot do with regex. @Mike yes, Perl is great and that's certainly why I have embeded Perl in LiveCode, Mmm, more than 10 years ago. I've also helped some well known LiveCoders to do some complex transformation with Perl

[ANN] This Week in LiveCode 85

2017-06-05 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Hi all, Read about new developments in LiveCode open source and the open source community in today's edition of the "This Week in LiveCode" newsletter! Read issue #85 here: https://goo.gl/rNyg18 This is a weekly newsletter about LiveCode, focussing on what's been going on in and around

Re: Rooting around in the Forum: destructors

2017-06-05 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
It's a scripting language. It's not the job of Livecode to do memory management. In fact it's hardly the job of modern apps to do it. The OS manages most of that. For us, the App is the livecode engine, and not our script. Bob S > On Jun 3, 2017, at 09:46 , Richmond Mathewson via

Re: Rooting around in the Forum: destructors

2017-06-05 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
OOP is driven by the concept of classes and objects, and you cannot think that only means buttons and fields, user interface objects only. OOP means something quite different. Every thing you can refer to in an OOP environment MUST have a parent class. That is what I mean by, "driven". A

Re: Regex help...

2017-06-05 Thread Thierry Douez via use-livecode
Hi Paul, AFAIK you need to deal with an hybrid approach (regex + livecode) So, here is one way to do it: put 3 into pPage repeat for each line T in tCiCData if matchText( T, "(?x) \t (\d+) , \d+ , (\d+) , \d+ \z", n1, n2) then if (n1 <= pPage) and (n2 >= pPage) then