Experiments with the container layerMode and Animation Engine

2019-08-09 Thread Derek Bump via use-livecode
Hello List, I hope all of you have been well. It's been a while since I've experimented with Animation Engine--or LiveCode in general--and the recent addition of the "container" layerMode in 9.5 had me thinking that it might be a good time to revisit animation and gaming. However, I've been

Re: Animation Engine: speed tips

2020-06-27 Thread Derek Bump via use-livecode
On 6/27/20 7:09 PM, David Bovill via use-livecode wrote: I made a quick test - creating and animating small graphic circles along a complex curve with many points. It works fine with one or two animated spheres but I’d like to be able to animate >30 and it slows to a crawl after 4 or 5. I

Help with androidStartAudioPlayingInBackground()

2021-03-28 Thread Derek Bump via use-livecode
Hello Everyone, I was wondering if anyone has insight into the usage of "androidStartAudioPlayingInBackground()", or can confirm that it works? I setup a test stack that attempts to play a public domain MP3 using the following script but nothing plays. I receive nothing from the function,

Re: Help with androidStartAudioPlayingInBackground()

2021-03-29 Thread Derek Bump via use-livecode
t's likely a permissions problem that I wish didn't exist. On 3/28/21 1:24 PM, Derek Bump via use-livecode wrote: Hello Everyone, I was wondering if anyone has insight into the usage of "androidStartAudioPlayingInBackground()", or can confirm that it works? I setup a test stack t