Re: TS Net for Indy vs Business

2017-01-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Fri, Jan 6, 2017 at 2:49 AM, Heather Laine via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > "A bit like devs are being milked" seems a somewhat extraordinary > statement. LiveCode is a business, with expenses and a stable of highly > skilled and valuable developers. Which of them

Where LC store preferences in Windows 10?

2017-01-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Friends, Just a crash on my surface yesterday and now LC doesn't launch. Removed all the dozen versions I had installed and reinstalled 8.1.2 but it still doesn't launch. If this was on a Mac I'd go to the preferences folder and trash the runrev files there but on Windows I have no idea

Re: Where LC store preferences in Windows 10?

2017-01-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Andre, > > Might the prefs be in the registry instead? (Seems unlikely, but just > trying to cover all possibilities) > > Phil Davis > > > On 1/8/17 11:24 AM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode wrote: > >> Hey Friends, >> >> Just a crash on my surface yesterday

Re: [Long] Moving a REST request from Desktop to Server

2017-03-09 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi, I would shell() to curl or a shell script and parse the result. om om On Tue, Mar 7, 2017 at 8:56 PM, Malte Brill via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi all, > > I am trying to move a request I do from a desktop app to a liveCode server > script and am facing the

Re: Searching "teh" or tihs"

2017-03-09 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Congratulations on the fuzzysearch. I don't know how you did it but for the English language, I remember both soundex and its refinement called metaphone, both algorithms are made for this kind of situation. I think that Levenshtein distance based algos are the way to go for this stuff these days

Re: [ANN] Release 9.0.0 DP-5

2017-03-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Mon, Mar 6, 2017 at 5:12 PM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Besides, this is not > debugging, this is remote debugging, and if anything screams "premium", > it's a feature like this. Anyone who has been building for mobile since we > could do that with

Re: [ANN] Release 9.0.0 DP-5

2017-03-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Thu, Feb 23, 2017 at 5:41 PM, panagiotis merakos via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > - Implementation of a remote debugger (Business only): > Run a standalone for the local platform from the IDE and debug it whilst it > runs locally > Run a standalone for iOS or Android

Re: the screenpixelscale on Microsoft SurfaceBook?

2017-03-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Trevor, This is a Surface Pro 4 with Intel HD 520 running latest Windows 10 at 2736x1284 with 200% display scaling. The screenPixelScale reported is 2 on LC 8.1.2 I can't have my machine go to 3000x2000, sorry. On Tue, Feb 28, 2017 at 2:20 PM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode <

Re: "ouch: the beginning of the end"

2017-03-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi, If your objective is just displaying a PDF then you can use a RevBrowser window to do that, and even use PDF.js if you want: https://mozilla.github.io/pdf.js/ This would allow you to display the files as they are but won't help you change or create new files. On Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 8:13

Re: Web vs Native (was Re: HTML5 limitations?)

2017-07-29 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey, I think I am on a special position to talk about this as I have been on the bleeding edge of the Web trenches for a while. Instead of boring everyone here to death, I will do a quick TL;DR first with the actual info and then digress a bit about the current situation. = WEB: * The

Re: Web vs Native (was Re: HTML5 limitations?)

2017-07-29 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey, Mixed answer below: > - when the app needs access to the phone's functions (notifications, GPS, > screen dimming, text messages, etc) > There are Web APIs for: * Geolocation https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Geolocation * Notification (both local and push): - Local:

Re: revHTTP

2017-08-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Thats how I feel too :-) Em 1 de ago de 2017 20:04, "J. Landman Gay via use-livecode" < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> escreveu: > On 8/1/17 5:48 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode wrote: > >> Right now we have documentation spread all over the place. There are &

Re: revHTTP

2017-08-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Friends, I just looked at the source code for the new httpd library, it is quite similar in "what it is doing" to mchttpd and my own revhttpd. Basically both of them use LC to accept and process requests. I had the impression that the new library was using some C/C++ based implementation. The

Re: revHTTP

2017-08-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > On 2 Aug 2017, at 4:02 am, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > I wish there was a more comprehensive documentation effort going on. > > Hi Andre >

Re: httpd library and missed opportunity.

2017-08-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Alex, Python is kinda tricky to bundle. If you're looking into writing an extension, then these might be useful: * Libmicrohttpd - from GNU project, embedable httpd in C: https://www.gnu.org/software/libmicrohttpd/ Implementing httpd is not hard, it could be done quite easily. On Tue, Aug 1,

Re: App Rejected: IPv6 network?

2017-08-11 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
It used to be the case that Apple would only allow JS to be downloaded, all other languages could not run. Of course the static analysis system is not perfect and probably it can't detect that that is what is happening with our LC apps, but the terms were clear that you could not download code

Re: modal window = block handler?

2017-07-10 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Friends, Just to add a related note here, at least on 9dp5 the "popup" command is also not pausing. It is supposed to pause the handler that calls it until menupick happens but in my experience here it simple keeps running even while the modal is open. This might be related. om om andre On

Re: Levure wiki / documentation

2017-06-29 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
ue, Jun 27, 2017 at 8:50 AM, Lagi Pittas via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Andre how do we get your book(s) somebody on here posted that he had the >> book that is still showing 80% done on leanpub >> >> KIndest Regards Lagi >> &

Re: Levure wiki / documentation

2017-06-29 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
ode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Andre how do we get your book(s) somebody on here posted that he had the > book that is still showing 80% done on leanpub > > KIndest Regards Lagi > > On 27 June 2017 at 00:20, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>

Re: revHTTP

2017-08-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Alex, I have multiple sources for it here. This is in the most recent location: https://www.dropbox.com/s/0636wl30z4btg1u/RevHTTP.zip?dl=0 Be aware that this httpd was never safe. It handles only one connection at a time. We can build better stuff these days. I haven't tested the new httpd

Re: Levure wiki / documentation

2017-06-26 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Alex, I am not Trevor so he may suggest something different but usually when dealing with github hosted projects, we use the issue system available on each repository. Ideally, you submit a new issue per "thing" instead of doing a single new issue with many things inside. Cheers andre On Mon,

Re: Preference for Keeping Saved Empty Button Scripts Empty

2017-06-21 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Going back to the original issue of "not applying the empty mouseup handler", wouldn't a frontscript running on a plugin on the IDE be enough to remove those scripts by interfeering with the IDE Editor at runtime? (PS: I have a thing for dangerous scripts...) On Wed, Jun 21, 2017 at 12:03 PM,

Re: Sql problem

2017-05-23 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
William, If I may add a bit of personal opinion here... so, I have been using and storing LC stuff in databases for a long time. Not only I have been storing arrays in database but I had them flying over TCP sockets and being decoded/encoded as needed. For a long time I used the same approach as

Upcoming LiveCode Advanced Application Architecture course

2017-05-23 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Register your interest in the upcoming LiveCode Advanced Application Architecture course. In this course you will learn the best practices of LiveCode programming. Together, we'll explore the common patterns used by seasoned LiveCode developers while also studying approaches from the larger

Re: Sql problem

2017-05-23 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Tue, May 23, 2017 at 9:10 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > But it looks like I could dispense with the php and directly access the > mySQL db from my mobile app, without a cgi? William, You could but it is not a good security practice to expose

Re: User friendly functions to replace MySQL queries?

2017-05-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Friends, I have fixed the page for the library http://andregarzia.com/en/projects/dblib. I am also using github to track development now and moved all the data to a repository linked on that page. The library continues to be dual-licensed, GPL or Commercial, depending on your needs. I have just

Re: User friendly functions to replace MySQL queries?

2017-05-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Aloha Friends, I have been away for a while but I am about to make some cool announcements today. I will be releasing some updates in the next few days for all libraries including this one. Also re-uploading them to my site. om om andre On Mon, May 8, 2017 at 1:30 PM, Kaveh Bazargan via

Re: User friendly functions to replace MySQL queries?

2017-05-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
auhaauhahuuhahauauhahu yes, it has been how long? years? :-P On Thu, May 18, 2017 at 10:09 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 05/18/2017 11:41 AM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode wrote: > >> Aloha Friends, >> >> I have bee

Re: Seeking recommendations / suggestions for use of library stacks.

2017-05-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I usually follow Alis approach. I have a separate initialization handler which I can call repeatedly if needed. The librarystack call just call it once but if needed I can call it from the messagebox as well. On the topic of libraries, it is good to follow a "functional programming" approach

Re: HTML5 deployment: progress comes into sight

2017-06-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
What I believe BR was referring to is that we can expose LC handlers to the local JS context of a browser widget thus enabling liveCode.* calls. What would be good, was to have functions (synchronous ones for the sake of complexity) exposed as well so that calling a liveCode.* function from JS on

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Richard, Solving database sync is a very custom job. It is quite tricky, I don't know if I can build a generic enough lib for this but I might try. If I do, then it will be added to DB Lib just like this one. om om andre On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 8:47 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
ugin have basic instructions for > getting that side up and running? > > Bob S > > > > On Jun 6, 2017, at 13:16 , Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > DB Lib (andregarzia/projects/dblib) is a minimalistic database li

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
wrote: > Andre, I’ll check this out. > > What would be really useful, tho, are libraries to access various web > services that are becoming so popular these days. > > Bill P > > > > On Jun 6, 2017, at 1:16 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runr

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Wed, Jun 7, 2017 at 4:11 PM, Dan Brown via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I purchased to support and tinker. What would be really stellar is a > livecode standalone that can be run on a webserver and act as a restful API > endpoint for a database, all without the need

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Bob, uhauhahuaahuahu I use basically the same names as Ralfs RevIgniter ORM so you can credit him for coming up with them. om om On Wed, Jun 7, 2017 at 3:21 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I watched the video, and discovered Andre uses some of the

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
lot of fussing around. > Best, > Bill > > > On Jun 7, 2017, at 12:10 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > William, > > > > I have considered updating my own FB library to use the new GraphQL > > standard

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Wed, Jun 7, 2017 at 7:43 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Is your library for the LC Server CGI, or does it require a custom LC > standalone daemon? The server part is PHP for maximum compatibility with cheap VPS everywhere but I am thinking about

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 5:45 PM, Mike Bonner via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > GREAT! Love your library already, this makes it that much better. Thank > you! > I should have implemented that a long time ago rsrsrsrsrsrs... The cool thing is the amount of security you

Re: Twitter and Facebook Libraries

2017-06-12 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I have facebook libraries. :-) Em 11 de jun de 2017 23:25, "Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode" < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> escreveu: > Hoping to not re-invent the wheel, > > Also MergeSocial is only iOS > > anyone have any "social" libraries for sharing on their apps? > > Sample

Re: Sql problem

2017-05-25 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On Thu, May 25, 2017 at 4:27 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > mySQL for Windows is *VERY VERY DIFFICULT* to set up to run with SSL Bob, About running MySQL on Windows, a good choice would be using docker[1]. There are pre-made images for running MySQL

[ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
DB Lib (andregarzia/projects/dblib) is a minimalistic database library for LiveCode that works on Desktop and Mobile and allows you to build database-savvy apps without writing SQL directly. This post is to introduce a great new feature called Remote DB Lib. As you may know from posts on the

Re: [ANN] Introducing Remote DB Lib

2017-06-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Remember to send me feedback! :D :D :D On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 5:19 PM, Skip Kimpel via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Excited to try this out! > > SKIP > > On Tue, Jun 6, 2017 at 4:16 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.

Re: Anyone can confirm laggy IDE on Windows 10?

2017-11-24 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
at 8:58 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 11/23/2017 02:08 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode wrote: > >> Hey Friends, >> >> Recently I switched to a Surface 4 Pro running Windows 10. >> > > My condolences. >

Anyone can confirm laggy IDE on Windows 10?

2017-11-23 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Friends, Recently I switched to a Surface 4 Pro running Windows 10. It is a quite decent machine with an i5 and 8gb of RAM but I barelly can use LiveCode in it because the IDE is extremelly laggy/slow. Just so that you know, it was a cold night here and I preferred to close my machine, walk

Re: Why is node.js faster than LC server?

2017-12-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
IMHO opinions it is not fair to compar NodeJS and LC Server on merits of performance because they are really different beasts, I will try to digress a little about why I think this below. NodeJS is the union of two things, one of which is the lightning fast JS Engine from Google called V8 and the

Re: [ANN] Release 8.1.8

2017-12-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
t; you exspected a laborious second mouseclick from our little "spanish" > friend? > How dare you? :-D > > > Best, > > Panos > > -- > > > > On Mon, Dec 4, 2017 at 3:43 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wro

Re: Why is node.js faster than LC server?

2017-12-05 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Jonathan, It is not that simple. There is no silver bullet that can be added to a language to make it scale by couple orders of magnitude like this. LiveCode engine while is executing your business logic is not doing anything else (it might be tidying up the house bit, I haven't looked at it but

Re: Livecode Content Management System

2017-12-02 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Alejandro, You could but there lies a question of why should you do it? The idea of storing flat files is that they are easy to edit by a human. Most flat file CMSs use Markdown plus a frontmatter in YAML these days and that is really a good system. Check out GravCMS, Jekyll, Metalsmith, Hexo,

Re: Livecode Content Management System

2017-12-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Taking a tangential line of thought in this thread, I think there is value in exploring "more focused" or "less flexible" solutions than complete CMSs to gauge the feasibility of a CMS project. Specially if it is something like David said that leverages the Desktop value of LC while spewing out

Re: [ANN] Release 8.1.8

2017-12-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I like these emails a lot but I would like them even more if they contained a direct link to the release notes :D On Mon, Dec 4, 2017 at 1:24 PM, panagiotis merakos via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Dear List Members, > > We are pleased to announce the release of

Re: Livecode Content Management System

2017-12-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Alex, Long time, no see! Hope all is well over there. Its that time again when I pop up out of nowhere and write a long email, sorry for the longform text but I am kind of a sucker for CMSs. as pointed before by Ralf, CMSs are tricky business and quite hard to get it right. It is easy to get

Re: [OT] The Internet is Living on Borrowed Time

2017-12-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey, A friend of mine gave a talk at BrazilJS entitled "the end of the web", be aware that BrazilJS is the largest Javascript conference in the world, so this is quite a spotlight (I gave a talk there this year too). He later posted an article with same content in English at

Re: HTTPD Server Post Requests work ........about half the time

2018-05-07 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Remember that LC is using a single thread and that script execution is blocking, so, if your server is busy doing work to respond to a request, then it will probably not acknowledge an incoming request at the same time. Or at least that was true for my RevHTTPd version... On Mon, May 7, 2018 at

Re: HTTPD Server Post Requests work ........about half the time

2018-05-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
e: > Andre I think that should only be an issue if your number of requests * > time per request > client timeout. > > Tom probably the best place to start is some logs of the requests and > responses on both client and server. > > Cheers > > Monte > > > On

Bug with javascriptHandlers in mobile?

2018-05-15 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Friends, Just asking for confirmation, has anyone used the "javascriptHandlers" of the browser widget on mobile? I am setting them and they work fine on Desktop but on mobile I see errors in the console such as: chromium: [INFO:CONSOLE(35)] "Uncaught TypeError: liveCode.getWordList is not a

[BUG] Browser widget implemented without access to localStorage API

2018-05-15 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
LocalStorage is a web api which is standard everywhere, you can read more about it at: https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/API/Window/localStorage It is part of the W3C Web Storage Spec and implemented in every single browser and webview everywhere but on Android default WebView it is

Re: Bug with javascriptHandlers in mobile?

2018-05-15 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
reported as https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21284 On Tue, May 15, 2018 at 3:52 PM, Andre Garzia wrote: > Hi Friends, > > Just asking for confirmation, has anyone used the "javascriptHandlers" of > the browser widget on mobile? I am setting them and they work

Re: [BUG] Browser widget implemented without access to localStorage API

2018-05-15 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Reported as https://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=21281 On Tue, May 15, 2018 at 4:47 PM, Andre Garzia wrote: > LocalStorage is a web api which is standard everywhere, you can read more > about it at: > >

Re: [BUG] Browser widget implemented without access to localStorage API

2018-05-16 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Panos, Found a race condition that causes the behavior I mentioned originally. It is quite easy to reproduce, just try to execute any "liveCode.*" as soon as the page loads. Apparently it takes some time (ticks? millisecs?) for the liveCode.* namespace to be available for scripts running on the

Re: [BUG] Browser widget implemented without access to localStorage API

2018-05-15 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Andre, > > Have you tested with LC 8.1.10 rc1 (or rc2)? We added support for local > storage on Android browser in this PR: > > https://github.com/livecode/livecode/pull/6362 > > Best, > Panos > -- > > On Tue, May 15, 2018 at 8:5

[ANN] v2.2 of DB Lib

2018-06-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Friends, After ages without updating my tools, I've resumed working on them. Today I am releasing a tentative version of DB Lib v2.2 which has better Unicode handling. Basically I've replaced old uniencode/unidecode based code with the new textencode/textdecode stuff. I've tried with some

Re: [ANN] v2.2 of DB Lib

2018-06-19 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
lt; > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > Is there an upgrade charge? > > > > SKIP KIMPEL > > > > On Mon, Jun 18, 2018 at 11:12 PM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > > Friends, > &g

LC Web integration is not good enough

2018-04-30 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Friends, This is a bit of a rant because I can't believe no one stopped by these kind of problems before. First of all, the JS Handlers for a browser widget are one way only. There is no way to call a LiveCode function from JS and actually see a response. You need to code two JS functions,

Re: LC on Windows - slow for others or just me?

2018-05-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I use LC 9 on a Surface Pro 4 Machine, it is almost unusable. Everything is as slow as molasses. Typing a script sometimes takes many seconds to respond and it even goes as far as missing keystrokes. Trying to drag and drop stuff onto the stack is also horrible. I don't have any plugins anymore,

Re: LC Web integration is not good enough

2018-05-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Monte, The problem is that no web api expects an object with numeric keys, it expects an honest, real, array. The fact that LC arrays are actually hashmaps is awesome, I love them as well, but it still makes it impossible to export arrays from LC which are really common on Web APIs. JSONExport

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Sean, Do you have a support package? They don't monitor this list close, it might be better to call them over the phone while sending a direct email to Heather. At least this is somewhat fixable on their side. I remember when I lost a ton of money when Apple decided that only Obj-C/Cocoa apps

Re: OT: Why I Probably Will Never, Ever Learn HTML%

2018-01-11 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Swami, You choose a topic that is really really advanced. React is not an easy or lightweight framework, specially when you use it like most advanced web developers do by using the flow architecture. Once you go through that path, integration with other frameworks becomes really hard. For

Re: LC Global schedule is online

2018-01-11 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Friends, Just to let you know that I am speaking this year and I would love to have more people board the "decentralization" train with me :-P "choo-choo, where we're going, there are no tracks!" On Thu, Jan 11, 2018 at 9:26 AM, hh via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >

Re: SSL with HTTPD Library?

2018-11-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Stephen, If this is to be accessed from a server as in, you have a server running some LC code that will reply to whatever needs to make that request the you can use a "reverse proxy" in front of the LC server process such as caddy or even just point a cloudflare instance to it and point your

Re: Script Editor Unusable on Windows

2018-10-03 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Folks, I've been complaining about LC on Windows for ages to Brahmanathaswami and occasionally on this list as well. I have a feeling that most people on HQ must be using Macs because there is no way this is going unnoticed. I have disabled all I could in terms of auto suggestion and other live

Re: OT our shipping software is finally finished

2018-10-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Matthias, Congratulations on shipping a shipping software! I think that LiveCode is the best thing under the sun to build Desktop apps. I wish people were not so enthralled with mobile these days because Desktop stuff rocks. Best andre On Thu, Oct 4, 2018 at 10:30 AM Matthias Rebbe via

Re: Script Editor Unusable on Windows

2018-10-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
recover a version earlier in the day, > in case I completely bork my code, then save it. > > Still, this is a pain and needs to be sussed out, but as you say, producing > a reliable recipe is nearly impossible, because by the time you notice it, > it's about to go nuclear. > > B

Re: [off] Do me a solid

2018-10-04 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Friends, I have been silent for a while but I am now getting more active here again. I've recently moved to London so if people want to go to a Pub or organize an LC meetup, I am game. Now back to business, I am an active member of the decentralized web movement and more visible through my

Re: Refactoring is your friend / moving from 6.x to 9.x

2019-01-02 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Bob, Yes but it is not as ergonomic. Let me tell an example from a different platform. I was working in WebStorm IDE in a JavaScript project. I was refactoring a ton of it. One of the functions worked better with a different parameter order than what I originally used. I could select the

Re: Refactoring is your friend / moving from 6.x to 9.x

2019-01-02 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
That loop is briliant. I am tempted to place it into a command called "unlockScreenForReal" On Mon, Dec 31, 2018, 16:38 dunbarxx via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com wrote: > Not sure if this is still relevant in LC, but in HC, lock screen commands > were queued. So the fix, so that

Re: ANN: Script Editor Refactoring Support

2019-03-21 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
this is just TOO AWESOME One of the things I always complained is the lack of refactoring support. Thanks a ton my friend. On Thu, Mar 21, 2019 at 2:48 AM Mark Wieder via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 3/20/19 2:53 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode wrote: > > >

Address and phone to the office

2019-03-11 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey, Anyone here know the current address of LiveCode office and their phone number? Cheers Andre ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

[ANN] vCard & iCalendar library

2019-02-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Friends, I am in the process of updating my LiveCode book (http://andregarzia.com/livecode/#livecode-advanced-application-architecture). The demo application for the book is an Address Book stack and while I was writing the "libraries" chapter, I remembered that long ago, I wrote an

Re: Upcoming MacOS 14.5 with software “notarization” requirements

2019-04-11 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
People forget that speed and latency are not related. Solving latency on networked apps is tricky. There will always be a place for Desktop apps (local apps on your computer I mean) On 10/04/2019 22:53, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote: Paul Dupuis wrote: > Of course this may all be a

Re: Container for Multi-Media Narravites; SMIL Revisited

2019-04-10 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Swami, I think this was probably a message that was made for me and not for the list :-) I will get back to you on this soon. om om andre On 09/04/2019 16:47, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode wrote: Brainstorm: It a shame that SMIL was abandoned. Well maybe not... but working

Re: Notarizing applications for macOS

2019-04-10 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
On 09/04/2019 16:47, Mark Wieder via use-livecode wrote: On 4/9/19 4:04 AM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode wrote: Hey friends, This info just passed through my inbox: https://developer.apple.com/documentation/security/notarizing_your_app_before_distribution?language=objc https

Re: Address and phone to the office

2019-03-15 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
This is probably right - it’s certainly different from the address they > had last year, and I know they’ve moved. > > HTH > > Graham > > > > On 11 Mar 2019, at 15:19, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > H

How to hide LC menubar without losing the icon on the windows taskbar?

2019-05-27 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I enjoy using Devolution and since my machine has 10'' I'd like to hide the menubar to free up some real estate but if I use the feature from Devolution to hide the LC menubar I end up losing the application icon on Windows 10 task bar which makes it really hard to switch between apps on the

[Feedback request] New docs for dbLib

2019-04-29 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey Friends, I've been working on a new release for dbLib for a while and part of it is producing better documentation. Even though it is not yet complete, I think that the new documentation is good and it might already be valuable for people here as it applies to the current release. I'd

Notarizing applications for macOS

2019-04-09 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hey friends, This info just passed through my inbox: https://developer.apple.com/documentation/security/notarizing_your_app_before_distribution?language=objc Do we have a solution for this already? Can we notarize LC standalones? Cheers andre

Re: LC Android deployment working on Windows 10 under ARM64

2020-04-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
> Why should i want to? My Mac OS can run 64bit apps. ;) Now try running a 32bits one... rsrsrs what I mean is that Windows machines have a lot of retrocompatibility and interoperability among themselves, something that is no longer true for the mac. The fact that I'm running all these 32bits

LC Android deployment working on Windows 10 under ARM64

2020-04-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
So, my main machine these days is a Surface Pro X which is a Microsoft computer that runs Windows 10 with an ARM64 CPU (aka Windows on ARM, aka WoA). Machines running Windows 10 on ARM64 can run Windows 10 applications compiled to ARM64 and also run Windows 10 applications compiled for x86 32bits

Re: LC Android deployment working on Windows 10 under ARM64

2020-04-08 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
e not very serious about. > > Try running apps for Windows ME or OS 9. It’s only a matter of degrees. > > Bob S > > > > On Apr 8, 2020, at 8:20 AM, Andre Garzia via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > >> Why should

Re: ANN: glx2 script editor 4.0

2020-04-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I'm also experiencing some oddities with GLX2 4.0.1 here. I've uploaded a screenshot to: http://andregarzia.com/img/shots/glx2/glx2-strange.png * The GLX2 bar is misplaced and even though it moves when I move the main LC menu, it moves to the wrong location. * The menubar in the GLX2 script

Devolution bug

2020-04-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Folks, I just reinstalled LC and Devolution here but every time I try opening any of the panes, it does an audible chime. Trying to click any of the tabs in the first pane (the one with about, check for updates, etc) just sounds the chime and doesn't change anything. It feels like there is a

[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

Notarization

2020-04-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Folks, This just appeared on my feed and I thought that some people here who are trying to ship macOS software might benefit from it. https://github.com/akeru-inc/xcnotary/blob/master/README.md This is an ease to use command-line tool for notarizing your app. The linked readme explains more

Re: Possible new dev hardware?

2020-04-01 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
It looks like just a PC from the listed hardware specs. Probably running some specialized Linux (my guess). On Wed, 1 Apr 2020 at 11:36, Quentin Long via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Atari is apparently producing a gizmo they call the "Atari VCS", > which they're

Re: Our first Community Zoom Session

2020-04-06 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Folks, I missed the meeting, is there a recording available? Best A. On Thu, 2 Apr 2020 at 11:31, Heather Laine via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Dear list folks, > > I have now scheduled our first zoom meeting, open to anyone who wishes to > discuss LiveCode, share

Re: Which git service suits a LiveCoder best?

2020-04-24 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
I came here to recommend "script tracker" as a powerful tool for those storing stacks in vcs. In the end it all depends on how your workflow is going to happen. Are you going to do merges? If that is the case then you need to plan ahead and carefully since you can't merge binary stacks. Another

Making my book free until the end of May

2020-03-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
Hi Folks, Many of you are probably working from home right now and some might be self-isolating or under lockdown. I understand that this poses many challenges to many of you, most of which I can't help with at all, but I can however make it easier for you to get more LC content. The current time

Re: Making my book free until the end of May

2020-03-18 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
via use-livecode < > > > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > > >> Hi Andre, > > >> > > >> wow that´s a generous offer. I own your book already and i really can > > >> recommend it. > > >> > > >> Btw

Re: Enabling "About MyApp"

2020-05-22 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
This should be in the user guide... On Tue, 12 May 2020 at 00:42, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > GEORGE WOOD wrote: > > > How can I activate the "About MyApp" under the Apple menu? > > On other OSes the "About" item is usually the last item in the Help

Re: sudo apt-get install livecode

2020-09-14 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
The problem with the installers is that the LC binaries are linked with specific versions of the shared libraries in the system. If you have a different version, or the library has a different name in that system, then there is a chance that LC will not run correctly (and by not run I mean not run

Re: ICS Generation

2020-10-02 Thread Andre Garzia via use-livecode
There is https://github.com/soapdog/livecode-vobjectlib it is fairly easy to use but it is best if you use it while reading the specs because it is a bit low-level. On Fri, 2 Oct 2020 at 01:30, Alex Tweedly via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > On 02/10/2020 00:11, Bob

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