Re: [ANN] Release 8.2.0 DP-1

2017-09-14 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Community Plus is a brilliant idea. Fills the gaping void that Apple inflicted on us by not allowing the Community version to submit to App Store. Other pluses... * autocomplete is very nice. * It is not $99 * it does have some nice extras to provide some extra kit for iOS. * it also comes at a

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2017-09-19 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Monte wrote: > ...If you have a recipe can you post to this bug report: > http://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=20421 Will try. Tomorrow I need to dig up a leaky water pipe so it may not happen 'til Thursday. James ___ use-livecode mailing list

Jumping out of breakpoints and their propensity to multiply LC8.20dp1

2017-09-18 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Just noting the recent post on triggers not triggering in 6.7 and all the other non triggering trigger posts and wanted to report an additional quirk with 8.2. While trying to follow the formatting of the documents array for my last project I was setting a breakpoint to activate at particular

Re: Segmented Control Bugs?

2017-10-03 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Pants wrote>, > Sorry, I should have been more clear. The "hiliteChanged" is a **message** > related to the segmented control. In your screenshot, you have applied the > "property" filter, thus this message is not shown. Remove the "property" > filter and this message will appear. Actually no. It

Expanded dictionary in LC 9

2017-10-06 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
I knew there was work behind the scenes with the documentation but not to this extent. While reinstating some formatting on the make docset stack I discovered than under LC 8.2 and below an enquiry to the dictionary yields 3940 entries In LC 9 dp9 the same enquiry yields 5646. A quick look

Re: Livecode docset for Dash

2017-09-12 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Hi Kay, Now that is strange. It certainly didn't happen to me. Perhaps my having Dash open at the time did it for me. I can understand Xcode opening though given it presents itself as a package. As for the snippet. Yes, normally I use a similar strategy to you. The snippet I had stored was

Re: Livecode docset for Dash

2017-09-12 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
My goodness. Thank you Thierry, I am at a loss for words. James > Hi James, > > To express my appreciation of your astonishing tool and work, > I'm offering you a free license of sunnYrex > ! > > I'll send it to you on your private email. > > Hope

Re: New Books/Dictionary

2017-11-26 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
For those wanting an electronic version of the dictionary download Dash (for Mac) or one of its widows or android equivalents and the Dash docset version of the docs. They are at lc9dp10 version and will be updated to dp11 soon after it is released. Searching is very fast, even with the guides.

Xmas LC-elf activity

2017-12-17 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
And so, I wonder, looking over the github milestones Will the long standing and non critical issue still open against 8.13rc-1 and 8.20dp-3 be bumped to the next respective versions to allow these babies to be released? Will the tireless worker elves at Kris Kringle’s Edinburgh office be

Markdown ultra-lite

2017-11-04 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
You are aware of mergMarkdownToXHTML function from the mergmarkdown library, no? When I was writing the code to format the description part of the docs (for the Dash docset stack) I was reminded by Monte (I think) of this. It works really well. James

Re: The coming of SVG

2017-11-05 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Between Bernd’s post and Richard’s I too thought of frame but then discounted (reluctantly) as it has a specific meaning in html which could also be confusing. James ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to

Re: The coming of SVG

2017-11-04 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Of the alternatives presented “picture” gets my vote. ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

Re: Markdown ultra-lite

2017-11-06 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Alex wrote > a trailing "*" in a URL would > be converted to make the link open in a new browser tab/window - by > changing it to? TARGET="_blank" Couldn’t you simply replace your suitably chosen trailing characters with TARGET="_blank" after using the function? (I mention characters as a

Update to Dash docset maker

2017-10-24 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
I have just updated the make_docset stack to generate a Dash compatibile documentation set for use by Dash (on the Mac) and the other Dash compatible readers on other platforms. http://forums.livecode.com/viewtopic.php?f=16=29745 The new documentation set for LC9 dp 10 has also been submitted

Re: LiveCode Builder linter support for Sublime Text

2018-05-29 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Brian wrote : > issues using Atom though and just recently got it configured for linting both > LCS and LCB (all 3 OS versions). I will admit that my use of Atom certainly > pales to what the LC staff would be doing I am sorry but you can’t leave it at that. Are there (or could you share)

Re: Stripping styling from the clipboard...

2018-06-23 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
>From the dictionary... > The LiveCode development environment traps the pasteKey message, unless > "Suspend LiveCode UI" is turned on in the Development menu. This means that > the pasteKey message is not received by a stack if it's running in the > development environment. Could this be

Re: Print to PDF needs extending

2018-01-04 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
“PDF (Portable Document Format) is a file format that has captured all the elements of a printed document as an electronic image that you can view, navigate, print, or forward to someone else.” So if PDF is basically a representation of a printed doc, then a pdf of a text field doesn’t

Dash Docset for LiveCode now at version 1.3

2017-12-23 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
With the release of LC9 dp11, I have updated the Dash Docset for Livecode. It is now at version 1.3. If you are using Dash or one of the Dash compatible apps you can update the Docset from the User Contributions category. Enjoy, James ___

Link for the icon offer.

2018-02-12 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Oops, seems the link to the offer page didn’t survive my copy and paste. Here is is in all its gory detail. http://click.mlsend3.com/link/c/YT04MjUzMTI4MjQ1NDM2Nzk3NTUmYz16NmUwJmU9NDc1ODA5NzUmYj0xNTU1NzM5ODgmZD1zMmg2cjVk.gmarQ0_fB6YaVI4xX57sbATn8f5LstD0cXrHJyzqQzI

Lifetime access to icons offer

2018-02-12 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Just received this today and thought it might be of interest to some. This is just a copy and paste from my email James www.iconapp.io Iconapp is an icon provider and management tool put together. We offer over 15,000 icons (up from 7,000 last year, and still increasing by the time you

Re: Link for the icon offer.

2018-02-12 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
>> > Are the icons royalty free? > > JB You will need to check this out at the site. I am just a messenger. (But I think they are, under certain conditions.) ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to

Dash docset now v1.4, and Make docset updated to v2.3

2017-12-27 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Somewhere along the way I lost the summaries I had attached to the widget and library entries in the Dash docsets. This has now been corrected. “LiveCode v1.4” is now available via the Dash user contributions area. I have also corrected the version number to reflect 1.4. “Make docset” has also

Re: Quicktime on PC stuttering during Video displays

2018-07-31 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Francis Nugent Dixon wrote: > I hope that my LiveCode status of 5.5 (can't afford LiveCode updates) > is not going to restrict me in any way. Unless you want your stacks/apps to be closed source you can use the latest community release. The license payment is only required if you want to lock

Re: datagrid scrolling question

2018-08-04 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
I am a little lost here as to why this is a DG question as such. Certainly being able to dynamically fill data within a row is a great UI feature when the user is directly interacting with a row. But it seems you wish to completely fill particular values in all the rows from outside the DG. In

Elvis has left the building

2018-08-08 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Looking at git activity I noticed (there isn’t much actually) that Fraser hasn’t done anything this year. Went over to the LiveCode site to “meet the team” and sure enough, no Fraser. Another departure of a longtime ‘colleague’ without a goodbye.

Re: [OT]Silly weekend LC poll

2018-08-25 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
I am also with Matthias on this. As for saying them out loud, very rarely, but I do subvocalise them. As for Dr. I say doctor. I guess it just comes down to what we each find more convenient. As for “field”. Aurgh! I just wish I wouldn’t type “filed” so many times. James

Re: Not many people know this.

2018-08-17 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
It is easier to proof double spaced lines... > What would be the benefit of typing code on only odd numbered lines? > > Bob S > > >>> On Aug 16, 2018, at 17:56 , Mark Wieder via use-livecode >>> wrote: >>> >>> reason we treat that particular 10,000 odd lines of code with a great

Re: ANN: LC Documentation Cache Cleaner

2018-09-06 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Mark asked: > There's a new extension store on the way? Well it is here already. Only it currently only offers widgets. The plan, as presented in one of the LC Globals a while back, is for this to be a one stop shop for all. The current livecodeshare will be migrated across and the ability to

Re: ANN: LC Documentation Cache Cleaner

2018-09-06 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Richard wrote of a repository but isn’t this what the new extension store is supposed to provide? ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

Re: ANN: LC Documentation Cache Cleaner

2018-09-07 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Richard asks re the new extension store.. > When? Well its initial offering is already here, see Jacque’s posts. As for when it will offer what was promised...probably sometime after Infinite Livecode has delivered the components and examples it promised or after DataGrid 2 is complete and

Re: LiveCode 1.6.1 docset now available

2018-08-30 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Mike asked... > James, > Talk about why dash. I mainly use my iPad to read my email. When reading LC stuff there have been times when I wanted to check the dictionary. Unfortunately for quite some time (almost as far back as the Kickstarter) to online API has not been friendly to a touch

Re: What do we know about LC 10?

2018-08-29 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
I am all for seeing where things might be headed, but I am really more interested in getting to where they WERE headed first. We still have the completion of Infinite Livecode to be delivered (the fully documented examples etc), we still have DG2 to be completed. Given the time being taken to

Re: Dash LiveCode Docset and "Make Docset" stack updated

2018-03-15 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Bob asked: > Interesting. I'm curious if this can be used to combine multiple PDF > documents into a DocSet. If you are asking if a Dash Docset can be made from pdf’s I think the answer is no. See...https://kapeli.com/docsets In the “Make Docset” stack I am using the html files contained in

Re: Reverse 'pixelcoloring' and total amount of colors

2018-03-06 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Just wanted to delete all the appended quotes! ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode

Re: some thoughts on version 9.0.0

2018-04-19 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
One downer I have noticed with the advent of behaviors being in script only stacks is you lose the ability to edit them when you click on the behavior badge. If the behavior resides in a button, as before, all is well. Recently while looking into something with the data grid I noticed all the

“Make Docset” updated to 3.1, DASH docset for LC now at 1.7.1

2018-10-26 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
I have uploaded version 3.1 of the ‘make_docset’ stack to LC Share. This version returns syntax coloring to the examples as well as retaining their indentation. It also adds links to all the “Associations” listed in many of the entries. This was only something I had noticed recently so apologies

Re: Docset Reader released and updates to Make Docset and Livecode.Docset

2018-11-01 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Pardon my mental hiccup in making a stack for non MacOS which looks for a file package that only exists under MacOS. I have uploaded a new version of the reader that depending on the platform looks for and moves either a file (MacOS) or folder (non MacOS). I have also altered the startup so

Re: Regex replacements (\1, \2) not matching

2018-11-11 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Kaveh, You are not missing anything. LC’s implementation of REGEX is. It can’t use back referencing in replacement strings. > What am I missing? I put in message box: > put replacetext("one two", "(.+) (.+)", "\2 \1") > I get result: > "\2 \1" > rather than: > "two one" James

Re: setting file created date in livecode from script

2019-04-15 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
If you are looking for an existing app the folks at publicspace have what I think you need http://www.publicspace.net/ABetterFinderAttributes/index.html Although I haven’t had a need for this particular app I have used a companion app (A BetterFinder Renamer) for years and it has worked

Re: Livecloud Bundle Offer

2019-04-28 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
Doesn’t a permanent 9.03 license mean just that, 9.03, not 9.04 or above? James ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences:

Re: Indy 9.5.0. Apple can't search for malware in LC Indy?

2019-11-05 Thread James At The Hale via use-livecode
LC is not the only app bringing up this alert. The standard way to open non-notarized apps is to right-click (cntl-click) on the app and select “Open” in the resulting menu. You will then be presented with a dialog asking if you really want to open the app. Once you do this LC will open. This is