Re: Thoughts on BLOBs in SQLite

2017-08-24 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Tom Glod wrote: so I base encode the binary variable and then save it in a text field in table. no problems and no bs ever. Others do this also. I'm curious from an "uber architecture" point of view, what pros there are to keeping the image data in a base encoded form in the data

Re: Native Mobile Radio Buttons - Focus on Entry Field on Mobile

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
column1 LIKE '%value1%' OR column2 LIKE '%value2%' OR column3 LIKE '%value3%' didn't work for you?? Bob S > On Aug 24, 2017, at 07:50 , Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode > wrote: > > # I couldn't get %like% to work across three columns for a single

webP and webM support in LiveCode

2017-08-24 Thread Alejandro Tejada via use-livecode
Hi All, Now that there is an ongoing thread about storing bitmap images inside a SQLite BLOB, I just want to remember that there is an enhancement request in LiveCode Quality Center for supporting webP and webM in LiveCode engine. If webP and webM support in Livecode Engine could help in your

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 3:14 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 8/24/17 12:22 AM, Stephen MacLean via use-livecode wrote: > >> My point was that unfortunately that only means ~15% of currently active >> Android devices are fairly safe and Bob’s

Android Security (was Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything)

2017-08-24 Thread Stephen MacLean via use-livecode
> On Aug 24, 2017, at 3:14 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > On 8/24/17 12:22 AM, Stephen MacLean via use-livecode wrote: >> My point was that unfortunately that only means ~15% of currently active >> Android devices are fairly safe and Bob’s

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
J. Landman Gay wrote (re. Answer dialogs): > If you want native appearance they are inappropriate. How can they be made HIG conformant? I guess a follow-on question would be: why are they not? -- Richard Gaskin Fourth World Systems Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile,

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
If the malware is good enough, you won't know. ;-) Bob S > On Aug 24, 2017, at 05:55 , Roger Eller via use-livecode > wrote: > > I have never experienced any malware attacks, and the > device continues to serve me well in compatibility-testing of apps created >

Re: Native Mobile Radio Buttons - Focus on Entry Field on Mobile

2017-08-24 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Mike wrote: for starters, get scott's tmControls2. They just look better. BR: duh of course! as for the focus, how are you trying to do it? are you using "focus on"? "click at the loc of"? BR: The focus comes into the search field when the custom control slides down… cursor is

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
And we all know that iOS malware is the very best that money can buy! ;-) On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 10:47 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > If the malware is good enough, you won't know. ;-) > > Bob S > > > > On Aug 24, 2017, at 05:55 , Roger Eller via

Re: Thoughts on BLOBs in SQLite

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Ahhh yes. I remember the first time Hypercard corrupted one of my stacks. It was like learning my girlfriend cheated on me for the first time. And then to discover that Hypercard was going to regularly corrupt my stacks was like learning she was a prostitute in her spare time! The

Re: Browser widget android local file problem

2017-08-24 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
Hi Alan - setting the htmltext of the widget works fine for me. My map data comes from Bing. What is going wrong when you do that? Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 24, 2017, at 9:29 AM, Alan via use-livecode > wrote: > > Am having a problem loading a local file

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread hh via use-livecode
> Jonathan wrote: > I hate to hide the map just for something like adjusting the range at which > one can see markers. You could make a snapshot of the map, gray it out and use the image as background (everything else hidden). ___ use-livecode mailing

Re: is IMAP or POP3 supported with tsNet?

2017-08-24 Thread Stephen MacLean via use-livecode
Thanks Charles, looking forward to those docs when done. Best, Steve MacLean > On Aug 24, 2017, at 6:05 AM, Charles Warwick via use-livecode > wrote: > > > On 24/08/2017 6:40 AM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode wrote: >>> On 24 Aug 2017, at 1:06 am, Stephen

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 7:18 AM, Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I hate to hide the map just for something like adjusting the range at > which one can see markers. > > That said, yours is probably the best currently available solution. It > would be easy

Entitlements file are invalid...what does LC set?

2017-08-24 Thread Glen Bojsza via use-livecode
I updated my system to the following: Sierra 10.12.6 Xcode 8.3.3 Livecode Community 8.1.6 I can build an iOS app with no errors BUT when I go to install it on my iPad I get the following Xcode error: *The executable was signed with invalid entitlements*. The entitlements specified in your

Browser widget android local file problem

2017-08-24 Thread Alan via use-livecode
Am having a problem loading a local file that displays a Google map on the Android emulator. LC 8.1.6. I was also having a problem with local HTML files in general, but got that going. Using the same method for a dynamically created map document, located in the specialfolderpath("documents")

Re: Entitlements file are invalid...what does LC set?

2017-08-24 Thread Glen Bojsza via use-livecode
Never mind...I had a difference between my Bundle ID and Internal ID...I fixed it from my Provisioning Profile and everything works! Glen On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 9:14 AM, Glen Bojsza wrote: > I updated my system to the following: > > Sierra 10.12.6 > Xcode 8.3.3 > Livecode

Little OT: PHP script needed

2017-08-24 Thread Klaus major-k via use-livecode
Hi friends, sorry for posting this to this list, but it is a bit of an emergency... Anyone available for writing a little PHP script I can post things to? Requirements for the script, it needs to: 1. Receive a PDF file and maybe a password I can post to the server additionally. 2. save the

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 9:01 AM, hh via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Jonathan wrote: > > I hate to hide the map just for something like adjusting the range at > which one can see markers. > > You could make a snapshot of the map, gray it out and use the image as >

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
I hate to hide the map just for something like adjusting the range at which one can see markers. That said, yours is probably the best currently available solution. It would be easy to hide and show the current group as needed. Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 24, 2017, at 6:00 AM, hh via

Re: Native Mobile Radio Buttons - Focus on Entry Field on Mobile

2017-08-24 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
for starters, get scott's tmControls2. They just look better. as for the focus, how are you trying to do it? are you using "focus on"? "click at the loc of"? On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 12:58 AM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > > OK I

Re: Thoughts on BLOBs in SQLite

2017-08-24 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
The advantage comes if you are displaying the image through a web browser - you can put in the URL for the image and let the webview handle concurrent image loading. I still went the other way, for other reasons, but that is one of the advantages. The other is database file size. Sent from

Re: Android Security (was Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything)

2017-08-24 Thread Mark Waddingham via use-livecode
I must confess I read Jacques post as meaning the Google Play Store (google play services are something else - although related). If the store is now present on that percentage of devices then the problem with OS updates more than justifies the recent tightening of the rules of the store...

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote: > OK so let's say user want sto search "blues" and I want the UX to > check *all* columns in the array. What is the best way to do this? ... > Is there a more efficient approach? At my local Linux User Group last year a fella from NASA gave a presentation

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
My main point was that intrusive answer dialogs aren't appropriate for any OS now, and no mobile platform uses them. There are no native substitutes. The equivalent for Android is in the Android object library I made which is now available for anyone who attended my LC Global session. If you

Re: CouchDB, DayBed, etc.

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
pink wrote: > Daybed's built in local storage system is the save stack, works well > on all platforms. Have you considered LSON files (LiveCode encoded arrays)? Where I used to use stack files for some storage options, I've been migrating to LSON with two benefits: - Being raw data outside

RE: Sierra update --> Xcode install --> LC no provisioning profile

2017-08-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Here's the deal with Sierra and LC 8.1.6 Xcode 8.3.3==> SDK 10.3 Simulator 10.3 Xcode 7.1.2==> SDK 9.2 Simulator 9.2 Xcode 6.2==> SDK 8.2 Simulator 8.2 Xcode 5.1.1==> SDK 7.1 Simulator 7.1 Xcode 4.6.3==> SDK 6.1 Simulator 6.1 To load all these versions without problems: 1] Keep only one version

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
I mentioned a few years ago when arrays first were introduced that there ought to be an engine based way to seach arrays for values, returning matching key references (not just one but ALL). If you are only interested in certain keys you could then filter the results. To make this fast for

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
J. Landman Gay wrote: > My main point was that intrusive answer dialogs aren't appropriate for > any OS now, and no mobile platform uses them. There are no native > substitutes. I see. Thanks. I was thinking of Answer as serving two purposes: a) Immediate notification, often requiring

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
I just wrote: Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote: > Scott's web site is offline. Raney, Rossi, McDonald, or someone else? D'oh! Apologies: of course the subject line makes it clear. FWIW tactilemedia.com seems to work for me with deep links, but going to the domain by itself redirects to

Re: Sierra update --> Xcode install --> LC no provisioning profile

2017-08-24 Thread Glen Bojsza via use-livecode
Thanks Ralph...I will use this as a guide. I don't work enough with Xcode ( or Android ) to keep up on the basics. Glen On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 1:09 PM Ralph DiMola via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Here's the deal with Sierra and LC 8.1.6 > > Xcode 8.3.3==> SDK 10.3

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
I've partially deciphered it. I created a tab delimited table of each non-printing character followed by the text between that and the next non-printing character. Here is a sample: 12 contactphone 8 0 12 661-257-1177 0 13 contactonsite 8 0 5

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
OK great.. found it. but I guess we get his TMControls2 on the LC site. On 8/24/17, 9:00 AM, "use-livecode on behalf of Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode" wrote: Seems he changed his domain name

Re: Native Mobile Radio Buttons - Focus on Entry Field on Mobile

2017-08-24 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
@ Bob yes that should work, but I'm using AGdbase lib and it defaults to AND has he is off to the annual Brazil JS Party till Wednesday… so I ended up giving the user discreet options, which I think is actually better. @ Mike TMControls2 I don't see this anywhere now…Scott has something

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Skip Kimpel via use-livecode
I can only dream that they would bring Scott into the folds of the LiveCode and make his amazing visual interface components part of the base package. It would be win/win for everybody! SKIP On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 3:30 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote:

What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Scott's web site is offline. Is he ok? Via mobile phone ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode
Seems he changed his domain name tactilemedia.com redirects to http://scottrossi.design/index.html without problem here Matthias Rebbe +49 5741 31 ‌matthiasrebbe.eu ‌ > Am 24.08.2017 um 20:21 schrieb

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Okay it's not entirely straight forward. I took a simple array from a datagrid with one record and ran this on it: on mouseUp pButtonNumber put the dgData of group "dgsites" into aSiteData put arrayencode(aSiteData) into tSiteData repeat for each char tChar in tSiteData add 1 to

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
Bob: fascinating [1] ["addr2"] ,[1] ["smtppassword"] none,[1] ["itemail"],[1] ["contactphone"] 661-257-1177,[1] ["contactonsite"] false, etc. what about a 2 diminsional array You can see from this format that you can convert to lines and then you can filter

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode
It seems he just redirected the 1st page. The forum is still available at http://www.tactilemedia.com/forums/categories/tmcontrol-dev Matthias Rebbe +49 5741 31 ‌matthiasrebbe.eu ‌ > Am 24.08.2017 um

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami wrote: > Scott's web site is offline. Raney, Rossi, McDonald, or someone else? -- Richard Gaskin Fourth World Systems Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
There are a bunch of us that keep bugging Scott about doing two things: 1) OSS'ing tmc (but the source is unlocked, so if you pay or it, you get the source, anyway, and it's pretty easy to read) or 2) Making tmc3. The problem with this is that until components and widgets settle down, there is a

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
And I'm guessing that we all just caught the DNS changeover - earlier, if I went to tactilemedia.com, it came back empty, but now it redirects correctly. On Thu, Aug 24, 2017 at 4:08 PM, Mike Kerner wrote: > There are a bunch of us that keep bugging Scott about doing

Re: Browser widget android local file problem

2017-08-24 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 8/24/17 8:29 AM, Alan via use-livecode wrote: Any ideas why there's a difference between the resources and documents specialFolderPaths? Why does the "documents" specialFolderPath here start with/data/data/ and the resources one start with/data/app/ ?? Like on a desktop machine, the

RE: Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
You can disable it in the standalone settings(after a warning about the apocalypse). Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Dan Friedman via

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Bob Sneidar wrote: > I suppose thinking about it you could arrayencode an array then do a > search on it You probably don't want to do that. I've given a lot of thought to methods of indexing large LSON files on disk, and I can find no method anywhere near as practical as working with them

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread Roger Guay via use-livecode
Great Idea!! Roger > On Aug 24, 2017, at 1:35 PM, Skip Kimpel via use-livecode > wrote: > > I can only dream that they would bring Scott into the folds of the LiveCode > and make his amazing visual interface components part of the base package. > It would be

Re: What's Happening with TactileMedia?

2017-08-24 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 8/24/17 3:10 PM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode wrote: And I'm guessing that we all just caught the DNS changeover - earlier, if I went to tactilemedia.com, it came back empty, but now it redirects correctly. If he's on DreamHost (and I think he may be) they had a DDoS attack that lasted a

Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Dan Friedman via use-livecode
I’m perplexed! What could cause a site to not load in a mobile native browser? (It fails in the browser widget too). If I load “google.com”, it loads. If I load “livecode.com” it dosent. It works in the IDE, but not in the simulator or actual device. It also works on the simulator and

Re: Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Try changing to https because... ATS. > On 25 Aug 2017, at 6:39 am, Dan Friedman via use-livecode > wrote: > > I’m perplexed! What could cause a site to not load in a mobile native > browser? (It fails in the browser widget too). If I load “google.com”, it >

Re: Search Values of Array in "One Go"

2017-08-24 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
This will work with any array. It recursively calls itself as it encounters arrays within arrays. I agree with Richard that if all you want is one shot at an array to find the element(s) you are looking for, then this may (or may not) be a cleaner approach, but I think if you are taking

Re: Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Dan Friedman via use-livecode
Monte, Thank you for the reply! That works for https://www.livecode.com, but not for other sites – including my own! What is “ATS”? Are you suggesting that LC can only load https sites? -Dan Try changing to https because... ATS. > On 25 Aug 2017, at 6:39 am, Dan Friedman via

Re: Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Colin Holgate via use-livecode
If this was iOS, Apple don’t allow loading of insecure sites. Are the ones that work HTTPS and the ones that don’t HTTP? ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Re: Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
from https://developer.apple.com/library/content/releasenotes/General/WhatsNewIniOS/Articles/iOS9.html App Transport Security App Transport Security (ATS) enforces best practices in the secure connections between an app and its back end. ATS prevents accidental disclosure, provides secure

Re: webP and webM support in LiveCode

2017-08-24 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Hi Alejandro webM would require a reasonable size refactor to players because we would need to wrap a custom player around the library and then decide which player to use depending on the movie file. webP on the other hand looks like it could be added without any refactoring, however, as you

Corrupted Binaries?

2017-08-24 Thread Dan Friedman via use-livecode
Ok, so I uploaded my app to Apple and this is what I got back: Dear developer, We have discovered one or more issues with your recent delivery for "myAppName". To process your delivery, the following issues must be corrected: Invalid Binary - The app contains one or more

Re: CouchDB, DayBed, etc.

2017-08-24 Thread Peter W A Wood via use-livecode
Alex > On 23 Aug 2017, at 22:28, Alex Tweedly via use-livecode > wrote: > > With the exception of a couple of things that basically scraped data off some > web pages, every app I've done in the last couple of years (all for personal > use by myself or friends

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 8/24/17 12:22 AM, Stephen MacLean via use-livecode wrote: My point was that unfortunately that only means ~15% of currently active Android devices are fairly safe and Bob’s comment, while brief, was fair as far as it was concerned. Once Android hits iOS’s ~85% active devices on latest

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Keith Martin via use-livecode
On 21 Aug 2017, at 18:53, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: If you want native appearance they are inappropriate. Ah, a slightly different thing to what I first assumed. Answer dialogs as a concept have an important place, of course. But yes, non-standard UI/appearance for stuff that

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode
Would it be possible in LCB to make a float-above-everything (including browser) dialog? Sent from my iPhone > On Aug 24, 2017, at 4:49 AM, Keith Martin via use-livecode > wrote: > >> On 21 Aug 2017, at 18:53, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: >> >> If

Re: Sending a message to users that floats above everything

2017-08-24 Thread hh via use-livecode
Jonathan wrote: > What is the best way to send a message to users that floats above > everything else, including browser widgets? > ... > Would it be possible in LCB to make a float-above-everything (including > browser) dialog? Didn't read the whole huge thread, so in case it is not already

Re: is IMAP or POP3 supported with tsNet?

2017-08-24 Thread Charles Warwick via use-livecode
On 24/08/2017 6:40 AM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode wrote: On 24 Aug 2017, at 1:06 am, Stephen MacLean via use-livecode wrote: Don’t think it is, based on what’s in the dictionary, but thought I would ask: is IMAP or POP3 supported with tsNet? I know CURL