Re: Times ARE changing

2020-06-07 Thread Dar Scott Consulting via use-livecode
When a tiny boy near the middle of a previous century I secretly hid with a book with words in it. I was not able to puzzle the words, but I could look at the pictures. Believing it to be a fun tale mothers told children in a far off land, I studied the pictures to learn a lesson such mothers

Script profiler

2020-06-07 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
Does anyone with a business license use the script profiler? I'm having trouble interpreting what it reports. According to the lesson in the LC Lessons, it looks like the most recent handler is recorded on top of the output but I'm getting output that is all mixed up without any order that I

Re: Script profiler

2020-06-07 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
On 6/7/20 2:27 PM, Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode wrote: Jacques wrote Does anyone with a business license use the script profiler? I'm having trouble interpreting what it reports. According to the lesson in the LC Lessons, it looks like the most recent handler is recorded on top of the

Re: Script profiler

2020-06-07 Thread Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode
Jacques wrote > Does anyone with a business license use the script profiler? I'm having > trouble interpreting what it reports. According to the lesson in the LC > Lessons, it looks like the most recent handler is recorded on top of the > output but I'm getting output that is all mixed up

Re: Scrolling jitter

2020-06-07 Thread J. Landman Gay via use-livecode
I'm not sure how you're getting smooth scrolling if you didn't set a layermode. At any rate, for anyone interested, I was able to improve scrolling behavior by: set the compositorTileSize of this stack to 256 set the compositorCacheLimit of this stack to 83886080 Re-reading the

Re: Unicode and languages

2020-06-07 Thread David V Glasgow via use-livecode
Ha! You beat me to it, Alex. The only extra is that Paul might be able to identify very common but distinct markers to identify the language, and create a simple algorithm. Made me wonder how Google translate does it when it is set to 'detect language’ Cheers, David G > On 6 Jun 2020,

Re: Times ARE changing

2020-06-07 Thread Richmond via use-livecode
Well put, good point. On 7.06.20 11:06, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote: Richmond wrote: > If some of these types who go on endlessly about anything that might > be vaguely construed as 'racist' were capable of slightly more subtle > thought they might examine intentions: after all if we

Re: Script profiler

2020-06-07 Thread Mark Wieder via use-livecode
On 6/7/20 12:34 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode wrote: On 6/7/20 2:27 PM, Niggemann, Bernd via use-livecode wrote: Jacques wrote Does anyone with a business license use the script profiler? I'm having trouble interpreting what it reports. According to the lesson in the LC Lessons, it

Re: Times ARE changing

2020-06-07 Thread Richmond via use-livecode
My best friend (in fact the only friend that has been consistently my friend for 58 years), Rohit Das, who was born in Scotland in the same hospital as me, has Indian parents (and, in fact, he bides in India just now), used to read Little Black Sambo with me, and we used to laugh together. We

Browser Widget on Linux: how can it become possible to use?

2020-06-07 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
The Browser widget doesn't work on Linux, and hasn't for a good many years. Possibly related, I recently discovered that the OAuth authentication window so completely hangs LiveCode that a force-reboot is required (yes, bug report forthcoming, when I have time and temperament for that sort of

Re: Times ARE changing

2020-06-07 Thread Richard Gaskin via use-livecode
Richmond wrote: > If some of these types who go on endlessly about anything that might > be vaguely construed as 'racist' were capable of slightly more subtle > thought they might examine intentions: after all if we all judged > people on what they looked like most of us would be out of a job and