Re: [OT] Alternative to Inkscape

2017-10-05 Thread Thierry Douez via use-livecode
2017-10-05 1:44 GMT+02:00 Alejandro Tejada ​: I use Xara since many, many years ago. Their technical support is excellent > and rarely (if ever) I had a problem with their application > except a rare bug that I found, reported and they fixed. > ​Since a couple of years, I have a graphic designer

Where is LiveCode

2017-10-05 Thread Antti Ilola via use-livecode
http://sdtimes.com/low-code-tools-leading-digital-transformation/ Antti ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

Re: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-05 Thread Roger Eller via use-livecode
Sitcom version of the laser reflector experiment (on "The Big Bang Theory"). :-) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tL1OATdBoY8 On Wed, Oct 4, 2017 at 7:18 PM, Rick Harrison via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Lagi, > > The Apollo Astronauts left “Laser Reflectors” on

Re: How do I play sound files in HTML5?

2017-10-05 Thread hh via use-livecode
Hi Kenji, looked at http://kenjikojima.com, I had seen that before. Your approach is *very* interesting and your work is *very* impressing. Please show us your future artwork in that field using LiveCode_9@HTML5. Hermann p.s. The HTML5-forum may be better for discussions because it allows

Re: [ANN] Release 8.1.7 RC-3

2017-10-05 Thread hlowe via use-livecode
As Apple no longer supports running 32 bit apps under iOS 11, would it be possible to make including a 32 bit slice optional, as defaulting to universal binaries almost doubles the size of the app bundle (my app went from 18 MB when built with LC 8.1.7 RC-2 to 31 MB when built with LC 8.1.7 RC-3.

Re: How do I play sound files in HTML5?

2017-10-05 Thread hh via use-livecode
Hi, do as "javascript" was introduced not before LC 9.0.0-dp4. Get additional info here (=subforum HTML5): http://forums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?p=155667#p155667. ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to

Re: How do I play sound files in HTML5?

2017-10-05 Thread hh via use-livecode
[Once again. Without typos.] Hi Kenji, looked at http://kenjikojima.com I had seen that before. Your approach is *very* interesting and your work is *very* impressing. Please show us your future artwork in that field using LiveCode 9 / HTML5. Hermann p.s. The

Re: mergZXing alternative

2017-10-05 Thread Andrew Bell via use-livecode
Guess I didn't scroll down far enough on http://mergext.com/home/mergav/ to see the barcode syntax. THank you for the suggestion. I wentlooking on MergEXT and the various Livecode tutorial/lesson/stack-sharing sites for a MergAV sample stack. The closest I found was a thread on this

Re: Where is LiveCode

2017-10-05 Thread Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode
Hi Antti, I wouldn't class LiveCode along with these Low-Code apps as LC requires a lot more code than these offerings mentioned. A different kind of product. But it was a good read so thanks for posting it. regards Sean Cole On 5 October 2017 at 10:10, Antti Ilola via use-livecode <

Re: Where is LiveCode

2017-10-05 Thread Lagi Pittas via use-livecode
Hi Sean Maybe all the others but XOJO? Lagi On 5 October 2017 at 12:10, Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Antti, > > I wouldn't class LiveCode along with these Low-Code apps as LC requires a > lot more code than these offerings mentioned. A different

Re: [OT] Alternative to Inkscape

2017-10-05 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Bob Sneidar wrote: >> On Oct 5, 2017, at 07:58 , Richard Gaskin wrote: >> Alejandro Tejada wrote: >> > In my humble opinion, after 12 years it has to be easier >> > to convince WC3 to change the SVG standard and adopt >> > Inkscape bottomleft page origin... :D >> >> If there needs to be a bad guy

Re: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-05 Thread Rick Harrison via use-livecode
Hi Roger, They failed to mention LiveCode though, which was disappointing. If anyone writes a software package with LiveCode so that we can duplicate the laser reflector experiment, let me know! ;-) Thanks for sharing! Rick > On Oct 5, 2017, at 6:31 AM, Roger Eller via use-livecode >

Re: [ANN] Release 8.1.7 RC-3

2017-10-05 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
That was suspiciously quick. Richmond. On 10/5/17 6:35 pm, panagiotis merakos via use-livecode wrote: Dear list members, We are pleased to announce the release of LiveCode 8.1.7 RC-3. Getting the Release === You can get the release at https://downloads.livecode.com/livecode/

Re: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-05 Thread Heather Laine via use-livecode
You called Jerry? I think probably the time has come to end this admittedly entertaining thread. I think I need to add "conspiracy theories" to the banned topic list for this list, which may I remind you all includes Politics, Religion and Cheese. Move along please folks, lets take it back to

Re: [OT] Alternative to Inkscape

2017-10-05 Thread Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode
At this point I can be really bitchy and ask why LiveCode is so daft as to have top-down numbers on the stack: sure slowed things down for my kids working with LiveCode in the Summer. Richmond. On 10/5/17 6:08 pm, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote: I suppose, but consider that we learned

[ANN] Release 8.1.7 RC-3

2017-10-05 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Dear list members, We are pleased to announce the release of LiveCode 8.1.7 RC-3. Getting the Release === You can get the release at https://downloads.livecode.com/livecode/ or via the automatic updater. Release Contents LiveCode 8.1.7 RC-3 contains an

Re: 60 years of the Space Age

2017-10-05 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Nice article. And it had an ad for the HyperZoom360 lens for smartphones, where the ad shows someone taking a closeup photo of... you guessed it! THE MOON! I wonder if he can see the reflectors... Bob S > On Oct 4, 2017, at 17:18 , Mark Wieder via use-livecode >

Re: [OT] Alternative to Inkscape

2017-10-05 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Alejandro Tejada wrote: > In my humble opinion, after 12 years it has to be easier > to convince WC3 to change the SVG standard and adopt > Inkscape bottomleft page origin... :D If there needs to be a bad guy here maybe the better finger-wagging would be toward John Warnock, for approving a

Re: 60 years of the Space Age

2017-10-05 Thread Mike Kerner via use-livecode
What about 34 years of Space Ace? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_Ace On Thu, Oct 5, 2017 at 10:51 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > And that brings up an interesting point. Who is to say that artificial > intelligence will be any smarter than the

Re: mergZXing alternative

2017-10-05 Thread Ali Lloyd via use-livecode
Regarding sample stacks, this is a good suggestion - I'm in the process of tweaking how 'extensions' work in the IDE, but ultimately I'd like for things like mergExt externals to show up in an externals tab of the extension manager. I think that would be a good place to be able to launch sample

Re: 60 years of the Space Age

2017-10-05 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Alejandro Tejada wrote: > Where else could we have learned about the messageMessages > global property and messageHandled message (useful for > logging and debugging Livecode apps? Ideally, in the Dictionary. There are more than a few tokens there flagged as "experimental", and with

Re: 60 years of the Space Age

2017-10-05 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
And that brings up an interesting point. Who is to say that artificial intelligence will be any smarter than the humans who invent it? I mean, is that even possible? So, looks like we are going to create a bunch of heartless, soulless minds that for all I can tell will be stupider than me.

Re: [OT] Alternative to Inkscape

2017-10-05 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
I suppose, but consider that we learned graphs all through school with a bottom up left to right coordinate system, so that seems to me more natural. Also with top down systems, you have to think that left to right numbers go up, but top down numbers go up. So down is up. Kinda like Pirates of

Re: How do I play sound files in HTML5?

2017-10-05 Thread Kenji Kojima via use-livecode
Thanks. I will try. -- Kenji Kojima / 小島健治 http://kenjikojima.com > On Oct 5, 2017, at 7:16 PM, hh via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi, > > do as "javascript" was introduced not before LC 9.0.0-dp4. > > Get additional info here (=subforum HTML5): >

Re: [ANN] Release 8.1.7 RC-3

2017-10-05 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Hehe, this is because the issue was discovered suspiciously fast :) Best, Panos -- PS this issue affected only people who are on Sierra or High Sierra and build iOS apps using xcode 9 On Oct 5, 2017 17:44, "Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode" < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > That was

Re: How do I play sound files in HTML5?

2017-10-05 Thread Kenji Kojima via use-livecode
Hermann, I started making HTML5_Stacks from this afternoon. I have to learn basic scripts. But I cannot find HTML5 tutorials. I will see the HTML5-forum. -- Kenji Kojima / 小島健治 http://kenjikojima.com > On Oct 5, 2017, at 8:51 PM, hh via use-livecode > wrote:

Re: Segmented Control Bugs?

2017-10-05 Thread panagiotis merakos via use-livecode
Hi Brahmanathaswami, What you see is a bug, see this report: http://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=20509 Best, Panos -- On Thu, Oct 5, 2017 at 9:45 PM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: > LC team: Thanks for getting the docs fixed… can we

Re: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-05 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 10/05/2017 09:26 AM, Rick Harrison via use-livecode wrote: Hi Roger, They failed to mention LiveCode though, which was disappointing. If anyone writes a software package with LiveCode so that we can duplicate the laser reflector experiment, let me know! ;-) Yeah. That would be bitchin'.

Re: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-05 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
The moon is a myth. ;-) Bob S > On Oct 5, 2017, at 14:29 , Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > > On 10/05/2017 09:26 AM, Rick Harrison via use-livecode wrote: >> Hi Roger, >> They failed to mention LiveCode though, which was disappointing. >> If anyone

Re: Segmented Control Bugs?

2017-10-05 Thread Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode
LC team: Thanks for getting the docs fixed… can we go back on point? Bug still stands The segmented still seems to be "globally enabled" and "hears" the hilitedChanged msg from "across the universe" -- when card is opened even though no handler is checking that property -- even from a top

How do I play sound files in HTML5?

2017-10-05 Thread Kenji Kojima via use-livecode
Hi, I can not play a sound file in HTML5. Did anybody play a sound file in HTML? I tried the tutorial “Play sound files in HTML5”. http://lessons.livecode.com/m/4071/l/742506-how-do-i-play-sound-files-in-html5

Re: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-05 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 10/05/2017 09:32 AM, Heather Laine via use-livecode wrote: I think probably the time has come to end this admittedly entertaining thread. Thanks, Heather. Time to put this one to bed. -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com ___ use-livecode