LC equivalent of php utf8_encode and utf8_decode ?

2020-04-13 Thread jbv via use-livecode
Hello list, Suddenly I'm having a blank : what is the LC equivalent of utf8_encode and utf8_decode in php for a string ? Thanks in advance jbv ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe

Re: LiveCode useless seems to be Junk

2020-04-13 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
Reminds me of that epic website damnyouautocorrect.com. Bob S > On Apr 12, 2020, at 1:49 PM, dunbarx--- via use-livecode > wrote: > > Richmond. > I was going to lay into you, until I saw that "useless" was actually > "use-list" > Close one. > Craig

Re: tsNet error 77 ca-bundle on CentOS server

2020-04-13 Thread matthias rebbe via use-livecode
Does is work if you put the following command tsNetVerifySSLPeer false before the line put tsnetcustomsync... Maybe you have also to comment out the line TsnetCABundle - Matthias Rebbe Life Is Too Short For Boring Code > Am 13.04.2020 um 18:59 schrieb Pi Digital via use-livecode > :

Re: Go to card has become slow

2020-04-13 Thread Mark Waddingham via use-livecode
On 2020-04-13 07:06, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: Will this caching of the DPI setting affect accessing the styledtext property in general on Windows or will it only affect calls to it during saves? I did a quick test: - 'the styledText of' is unaffected - 'the effective

Re: Go to card has become slow

2020-04-13 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Apr 13, 2020 at 7:48 AM Mark Waddingham via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2020-04-13 07:06, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode wrote: > > Will this caching of the DPI setting affect accessing the styledtext > > property in general on Windows or will it only affect

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Colin Holgate via use-livecode
I don’t know where it is now, probably lost, but I had a JVC quadraphonic 8 Track player. It could play regular 8 Track, which involved playing two tracks on the first loop and the other two tracks on the second loop, or it could play the four tracks in one loop. I only had a few tapes for it,

tsNet error 77 ca-bundle on CentOS server

2020-04-13 Thread Pi Digital via use-livecode
Hi all I’m transferring a stack from my local Mac onto a remote virtual server (vultr) running a CentOS7 Gnome. The stack communicates with our other CPanel server to collect emails using a tsNetCustomSync command. The sequence is like this: > Tsnetclose > Tsnetinit > TsnetCABundle

RE: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I had one of those in my car. 4 tracks per pass were used in quad mode so each side of the album played without a track switch. When it was stolen(along with the muscle car) I was heartbroken. I had a few quad tapes including the aforementioned The Six Wives of Henry the Eighth. I also had Dark

Problem simulating a location

2020-04-13 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
I’m trying to use the 10.2 XCode simulator to test an iOS app that uses the phone’s ability to know its location (usually via GPS). I can run the simulation and show that it’s working in a general way. Furthermore, mobileSensorAvailable("location”) responds in the simulated app, saying the

Re: LC equivalent of php utf8_encode and utf8_decode ?

2020-04-13 Thread Paul Dupuis via use-livecode
On 4/13/2020 9:07 AM, jbv via use-livecode wrote: Hello list, Suddenly I'm having a blank : what is the LC equivalent of utf8_encode and utf8_decode in php for a string ? Thanks in advance jbv ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Bob Sneidar via use-livecode
The Dark Side of the Moon tour was a true Quad system, and I heard it in an outdoor amphitheater. I’ve never heard anything so amazing before or since. But that was mixed quad. Simulators are a different animal. If I am not mistaken they break out the sound by frequency ranges. Bob S > On

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Graham Samuel wrote: > Well, Richard, as usual you say something informative and useful! > > I didn’t know that LC could play a sound file in MP3 format. LC's Player control uses the host OS's playback engine, so as long as the OS-supplied media player can handle a format, LC should be able to

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-13 Thread dsc--- via use-livecode
1. Covid Watch needs expertise in making HIPAA compliant apps. (We have changed COVID Watch to Covid Watch.) 2. I looks like there is a need for a 14-day self quarantine app. In addition to what we have discussed already, it should have a place to put daily symptoms and checkboxes or reminders

Re: LiveCode useless seems to be Junk

2020-04-13 Thread Rick Harrison via use-livecode
Hi Richmond, If enough of your useful stuff ends up in your junk email mailbox folder well then.. welcome to your new inbox! LOL Seriously I hope you find a fix, and when you do let us all know. I don’t use Thunderbird so I can’t really speak more to the matter. Good luck! Rick > On Apr 12,

Re: Video format for mobile

2020-04-13 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
> On 13 Apr 2020, at 3:29 pm, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > On 4/12/20 4:16 PM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode wrote: >>> On 13 Apr 2020, at 3:58 am, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode >>> wrote: >>> >>> On 4/12/20 9:43 AM, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode wrote: On

Re: a QR Code reader for iOS and Android?

2020-04-13 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
> On 14 Apr 2020, at 9:06 am, kee nethery via use-livecode > wrote: > > The dictionary in 9.5.1 Indy indicates mergeAVCam is ios and mac. Thanks for > clarifying it is not mac. Ah, ok that should get fixed > > Can you tell me the list of bar code types that mergAVCamBarcodeTypes() would

Re: a QR Code reader for iOS and Android?

2020-04-13 Thread kee nethery via use-livecode
I see that the Android Barcode Library can scan QRcodes. That’s great. I see that mergeAVCam can scan barcodes of various types for ios and mac as specified by mergAVCamBarcodeTypes(). I could potentially use these two libraries to scan any QR code. On my Mac when I run "put

Re: Video format for mobile

2020-04-13 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
> On 14 Apr 2020, at 10:00 am, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode > wrote: > > The bug was me. I didn't know about the HTTPS requirement, but in addition I > had to add the SSL library and set hardware acceleration too (I think that's > what Colin meant, and I misunderstood.) Hmm… I only

Re: a QR Code reader for iOS and Android?

2020-04-13 Thread kee nethery via use-livecode
The dictionary in 9.5.1 Indy indicates mergeAVCam is ios and mac. Thanks for clarifying it is not mac. Can you tell me the list of bar code types that mergAVCamBarcodeTypes() would return in ios? That list is not in the dictionary. Am hoping that I can build something for Android and iOS that

Re: Problem simulating a location

2020-04-13 Thread Alan Stenhouse via use-livecode
Hi Graham IIRC, mobileSensorReading() returns an array so you need to check the keys of the array. Perhaps: if tSensorData["latitude"] is empty then HTH cheers Alan > On Mon, 13 Apr 2020 14:38:56,Graham Samuel > wrote: > > > I?m trying to use the 10.2 XCode

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Paul McClernan via use-livecode
As Richard said: > LC's Player control uses the host OS's playback engine, so as long as > the OS-supplied media player can handle a format, LC should be able to > as well. For clarity, I would add that the mp3 files to be played could be included with a standalone package on platforms like

Re: Go to card has become slow

2020-04-13 Thread Neville Smythe via use-livecode
Mark Waddingham wrote > Each paragraph has at least one style run - even if no styles are > applied so this is a general thing. > > Most of the text in your generated test (data) stack was unstyled anyway > (as it uses 'the text of' to replicate the data) so minimizing those API > calls should

a QR Code reader for iOS and Android?

2020-04-13 Thread kee nethery via use-livecode
From what I can tell there used to be a QRcode scanner in code that Monte provided to LiveCode. I’m using the built in library to create a QR code and as far as I know, that is working great. Now I need something to scan and parse a QRcode. There was nothing I could find that did that in the

Re: Video format for mobile

2020-04-13 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
Aha! Was just about to comment on the report and it seems Panos got there first! I should have expected that ;-) Cheers Monte ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Re: a QR Code reader for iOS and Android?

2020-04-13 Thread Monte Goulding via use-livecode
> On 14 Apr 2020, at 8:30 am, kee nethery via use-livecode > wrote: > > I see that the Android Barcode Library can scan QRcodes. That’s great. > > I see that mergeAVCam can scan barcodes of various types for ios and mac as > specified by mergAVCamBarcodeTypes(). I could potentially use

Re: Video format for mobile

2020-04-13 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 4/13/20 5:38 PM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode wrote: Hi Jacque Good news! This is not a bug! As of Android 9 clear text HTTP is disabled by default. This is much like the ATS restrictions on iOS. We probably need to add a way to configure this in the standalone builder for Android like

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-13 Thread Dar Scott Consulting via use-livecode
Thanks! > On Apr 13, 2020, at 11:42 AM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > > On 4/13/20 10:14 AM, dsc--- via use-livecode wrote: >> 1. Covid Watch needs expertise in making HIPAA compliant apps. (We have >> changed COVID Watch to Covid Watch.) > > This any help? > >

Re: tsNet error 77 ca-bundle on CentOS server

2020-04-13 Thread Pi Digital via use-livecode
Yay! You superstar Matthias! Worked perfectly. Thanks for saving me. Regards Sean Cole Pi Digital > On 13 Apr 2020, at 18:09, matthias rebbe via use-livecode > wrote: > > Does is work if you put the following command > > tsNetVerifySSLPeer false > > before the line > > put

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Jim Lambert via use-livecode
> Richard wrote: > > I miss the simplicity of delivering true stand-alone apps, but with so > many of the most lauded features of LC 8-and-later having been > implemented as externals, adding some media files to the mix doesn't > affect deployment options much. I suppose one could store the

Re: LiveCode useless seems to be Junk

2020-04-13 Thread Curry Kenworthy via use-livecode
Richmond: > Thunderbird has recently started marking posts from the > Use-list as junk. Might be the click-bait subject lines lately. Seem to be coming from a server in Bulgaria? :D j/k > whether there is something that can be done There are also Junk Settings in Account Settings (Tools

[ANN] This Week in LiveCode 221

2020-04-13 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 #221 here: https://bit.ly/2K1Rk9Q This is a weekly newsletter about LiveCode, focussing on what's been going on in and

Re: Apps to fight COVID-19

2020-04-13 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 4/13/20 10:14 AM, dsc--- via use-livecode wrote: 1. Covid Watch needs expertise in making HIPAA compliant apps. (We have changed COVID Watch to Covid Watch.) This any help? https://www.healthcareblocks.com/hipaa/developer_guidelines -- Mark Wieder ahsoftw...@gmail.com

[blog post] creating a blogging client with LiveCode

2020-04-13 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Folks, I just wrote a lengthy blog post about recreating an old app of mine to post to blogs using LiveCode: https://andregarzia.com/2020/04/cross-platform-development-with-livecode.html I don't talk about any stuff that you're not aware in it. It is mostly for the benefit of people who

Re: Go to card has become slow

2020-04-13 Thread Trevor DeVore via use-livecode
On Mon, Apr 13, 2020 at 12:58 AM Mark Waddingham via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2020-04-13 02:23, Neville Smythe via use-livecode wrote: > > But no, it shaved only 1 second off a 7 second save for styled text > > (elderly MacPro running Windows 10 VM) So your engine

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Richmond via use-livecode
Having the ability to import resources into a stack, whether they be images, videos or sounds is a great strength; and much better than having a ReadMe document accompanying one's standalones telling people where they have to bung a slew of referenced resources . . . knowing that about 50% of

Re: LiveCode useless seems to be Junk

2020-04-13 Thread Richmond via use-livecode
That's a good idea, thank you. Richmond. On 13.04.20 2:33, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: On 4/12/20 1:11 PM, Richmond via use-livecode wrote: This is a real pain-in-the-bum, but Thunderbird has recently started marking posts from the Use-list as junk. I wonder if anyone knows whay,

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Well, Richard, as usual you say something informative and useful! I didn’t know that LC could play a sound file in MP3 format. I am in the odd position of being a veteran of LC (and to some extent even Hypercard and Supercard) and I have developed published apps; but despite my regular reading

Re: MP3s

2020-04-13 Thread Graham Samuel via use-livecode
Richmond, can’t resist saying that I can remember quad… I was never convinced. It was certainly a fashion. Comes into one of my favourite films, ‘Local Hero’, where the scallywag fisherman from Murmansk connects with the wet-behind-the-ears young oil man from Houston. it was just a little