Re: Windows 8 and 8.1

2014-05-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 5/22/2014 4:03 PM, Richmond wrote: Do Livecode standalones work on Winodws 8 and 8.1? And, if so, can you tell me what is the earliest version of Livecode that produces standalones that work on these systems? I am not sure what the earliest is, but we have Standalones built under LC 4.6.4

Handler is being ignored: Why?

2014-05-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
I have a command thisCommand that calles a 2nd command thatCommand which is in a btn script inserted as a backscript. So on startup -- some stuff insert script of btn thatCommandButton of stack myBackscripts into back -- some more stuff end startup btn thatCommandButton contains on

Re: Handler is being ignored: Why?

2014-05-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
an old version there? Could “do a bunch of stuff” return? Is “thatCommand” built-in? On May 23, 2014, at 1:09 PM, Paul Dupuis p...@researchware.com wrote: I have a command thisCommand that calles a 2nd command thatCommand which is in a btn script inserted as a backscript. So on startup

Re: Handler is being ignored: Why?

2014-05-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
://quality.runrev.com/show_bug.cgi?id=8993 Devin On May 23, 2014, at 1:09 PM, Paul Dupuis p...@researchware.com wrote: I have a command thisCommand that calles a 2nd command thatCommand which is in a btn script inserted as a backscript. So on startup -- some stuff insert script of btn

Re: Handler is being ignored: Why? SOLVED

2014-05-24 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 5/23/2014 4:18 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote: On 5/23/2014, 2:09 PM, Paul Dupuis wrote: Does the order backscripts are inserted matter? thisCommand is actually also in a backscript that is inserted BEFORE the script containing thatCommand? The order does matter, it's always best not to give

Re: Check for running application in Windows

2014-06-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 6/20/2014 12:09 PM, Magicgate Software - Skip Kimpel wrote: Good afternoon! Is there a way to check to see if there is a program currently running on a Windows machine? For instance, I want to verify that a 3rd party piece of software is currently running (not just installed) before

Re: Error handling (was Re: nan v. try-catch for arithmetic)

2014-06-26 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 6/26/2014 12:23 PM, Peter Haworth wrote: On Thu, Jun 26, 2014 at 8:22 AM, Richard Gaskin ambassa...@fourthworld.com wrote: Is there a simple rule that would allow scripters to understand when try-catch is necessary and when the result should be checked instead? If not, should there be?

Re: Elegant way to express constant UTF8 string in script?

2014-06-30 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 6/30/2014 11:17 AM, Peter Haworth wrote: Another approach is to use the htmlText property in conjunction with html entities. Full lists of them are available on the web but apostrophe is apos; and the copyright symbol is copy; Just a caution that LC (depending on engine version) does not

Re: HTML5 Campaign

2014-07-21 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 7/21/2014 2:03 AM, Glen Bojsza wrote: Maybe I misunderstanding the HTML5 Campaign...? In Kickstarter style crowdfunding, a goal is say to raise X amount of money in Y days. Typically ff the goal of X dollars is not met in Y days, all pledges are not collected. The project is not funded at

Re: HTML5 Campaign

2014-07-21 Thread Paul Dupuis
. the funding of 395k bucks will be peanuts. I dont want to offend anybody but thats what I think. First put all effort in a fast engine with little overhead using unicode and offer native control implementation on iOS and Android using widgets/themes. Paul Dupuis p...@researchware.com wrote

Re: HTML5 Campaign

2014-07-21 Thread Paul Dupuis
Paul Said: You had asked about the nature of the campaign - whether it would go forward to not regardless of whether the goal was met - and I was responding to that to try to clarify (at least as I understand it). Erik, My apology, it was Glen that asked the original question. In part of

Re: One day left

2014-07-30 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 7/30/2014 1:20 AM, J. Landman Gay wrote: I need HTML5. Are you guys in? HTML5 is important enough to us that we raided our piggy bank (and checking accounts, wallets, couch cushions, and every other source we could find) and pledged slightly over 1% of the goal. So, please - among the folks

Re: The Road Map as it now is . . . . .

2014-08-18 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 8/18/2014 1:58 PM, Richmond wrote: On 16/08/14 22:13, Richmond wrote: AND . . . Open Language. This seems very awkward. Let us just suppose Fred Flintstone writes an extension to the Livecode language (what is it called again?) that is very clever . . . 1. Does he, somehow, infect

Re: how to stop mouse clicks from executing?

2014-09-01 Thread Paul Dupuis
insert a frontScript containing mouseDown and mouseUp handlers to trap those events when you want to block them and remove the frontScript when done That will still allow mouseStillDown and mouseRelease messages to be passed for drag operations On 9/1/2014 2:14 PM, Richmond wrote: On 1.09.2014

Re: OT: OS X codesigning best practise?

2014-09-10 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 9/10/2014 12:21 PM, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote: 1. Is this correct to do all codesignings as single steps, or is there an option to codesign a complete package with all included components in one step? I believe that is the -deep option as in: codesign -s -deep etc.

Re: How to create an OS X 10.9 alias by script?

2014-09-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 9/22/2014 9:28 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote: Hi, can somebody give me a hint on how to add an alias of a program by script (shell) to the dock? The command below should do it for you. NOTE: The 2 filters are to handle differences between versions of OSX - tested from Leopard to Mavericks.

Re: How to create an OS X 10.9 alias by script?

2014-09-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 9/22/2014 9:35 PM, Mark Wieder wrote: Paul- Monday, September 22, 2014, 8:01:33 AM, you wrote: command CreateOSXDockAlias pDockItem -- pDockItem is the fill path and name of the app Wow. That's impressive. Well, not really. The technique was found with a fairly easy Google search. And

Re: AW: How to create an OS X 10.9 alias by script?

2014-09-25 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 9/25/2014 5:29 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote: Hi Paul, your scripts works really great! When restarting the Dock, all open applications, which has been minimized open their windows, which can be a little irritating for the user. Do you know, if there is any option to control this? To show

Re: Text fields with rounded corners

2014-10-05 Thread Paul Dupuis
I think what was being asked here is why shouldn't the roundRadius property (and roundEnds, roundHeight, roundWidth) apply to fields (and buttons, etc.) as well as just graphics It is a good enhancement idea and should be submitted to RunRev via the quality center (http://quality.runrev.com/) if

Re: Codesigning standalones for Mac OS 10.9.5

2014-10-09 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/9/2014 8:25 PM, David Beck wrote: Does anybody know what the status is with codesigning standalones built for Mac OS in a way that works with OS 10.9.5? I have not been able to find a definitive answer. I take it this article is out of date?

Re: AW: Codesigning standalones for Mac OS 10.9.5

2014-10-10 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/10/2014 5:39 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote: Hi David, you just have to remove all manifest files from all revbundels within your app. Then codesigning works again on 10.9.5 as expected. See also my post: OT: what does a manifest file? Tiemo I never saw the answer to your post asking What

Re: AW: AW: Codesigning standalones for Mac OS 10.9.5

2014-10-10 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/10/2014 11:33 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote: Hello Paul, I never got any answer, what a manifest file is. Either nobody here knows it, or it is so common knowledge, that it wasn't worth to answer. As far as I know, it is a kind of preference file, but I don't know, for what preferences

Re: AW: AW: AW: Codesigning standalones for Mac OS 10.9.5

2014-10-11 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/11/2014 6:34 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB wrote: Hello Paul, The thing with signing on 10.8 and downloading again on 10.8. with this message sounds really weired. Could it be by chance, that your certificate is expired? Just a guess Tiemo Nope. Unfortunately, the Security Update 2014-004 1.0

AW: Re: Codesigning standalones for Mac OS 10.9.5

2014-10-12 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/9/2014 8:25 PM, David Beck wrote: Does anybody know what the status is with codesigning standalones built for Mac OS in a way that works with OS 10.9.5? I have not been able to find a definitive answer. I take it this article is out of date?

Re: Volume Size

2014-10-14 Thread Paul Dupuis
There really should be a 'the detailed volumes' (or 'the detailed drives') variant to the volumes function in LiveCode to do this. On 10/14/2014 11:55 AM, Bob Sneidar wrote: Still works on Mavericks. Bob S On Oct 14, 2014, at 05:21 , Warren Samples

Looking for best practice in switching libraries

2014-10-25 Thread Paul Dupuis
All, I am looking for a 'best' practice in switching between versions of a library stack. I have several versions of a 3rd party library stack, with file names called libraryv1.livecode, libraryv2.livecode, and libraryv3.livecode The stack name in the 3 files is always the same - say 'library'

Re: Looking for best practice in switching libraries

2014-10-25 Thread Paul Dupuis
Thank you Scott Mark, The libraries I am working with are not substacks, but external stacks, and delete stack works perfectly to remove it from memory. -- Paul On 10/25/2014 1:41 PM, Mark Wieder wrote: Scott- Saturday, October 25, 2014, 9:44:58 AM, you wrote: Use ³delete stack xyz².

Re: Looking for best practice in switching libraries

2014-10-26 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/25/2014 10:28 PM, Phil Davis wrote: Sorry, I was late to the party! Phil Thank you for the tip, late or not :-) ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your

Re: Looking for best practice in switching libraries

2014-10-26 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/26/2014 12:07 PM, Peter Haworth wrote: I'm wondering what is the best practice for when to delete a library. For example, if I have multiple stacks in memory that all access the same library stack, I can't stop using it until the last stack closes. Should I implement some sort of count

Re: HTML representation of 'less than or equal to' - not cross-platform?

2014-10-31 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 10/31/2014 1:01 PM, Graham Samuel wrote: These are represented on the regular Mac keyboard as option-comma and option-period, but these codes are not the same on the PC. Hence my need to use html, since these characters are part of the standard html repertoire. See the isoToMac and

Detecting the active monitor under Mavericks and Yosemite...

2014-11-25 Thread Paul Dupuis
Starting with OSX 10.9 and 10.10, Apple introduced changes to how multiple monitors are handled. The menubar appears on all monitors and when you drag a window from one monitor to another the menubar for the application that window belongs to becomes active on the target monitor. Question: Does

Re: Detecting the active monitor under Mavericks and Yosemite...

2014-11-25 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 11/25/2014 4:07 PM, Scott Rossi wrote: The theory is: In its plural form (screenRects) this function returns a list containing the virtual co-ordinates of all the screens currently attached to the system. The first line is always that of the primary display, and the order of the rest

Re: Detecting the active monitor under Mavericks and Yosemite...

2014-11-26 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 11/26/2014 12:06 PM, Mark Wieder wrote: Paul- Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 1:35:12 PM, you wrote: so on and so on, I was hoping someone on the list had already done this and definitively knew the answer :-) I can confirm that the screenrects returns the same thing no matter which monitor

Re: Detecting the active monitor under Mavericks and Yosemite...

2014-11-26 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 11/26/2014 6:11 PM, Pi Digital wrote: Paul It's the difference between the screenRect and the 'working screenRect'. The dictionary describes these well under screenRect. Sean Cole Pi Digital I assume you are referring to checking the differences in the rects returned by 'the

Re: Detecting the active monitor under Mavericks and Yosemite...

2014-11-26 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 11/26/2014 7:14 PM, Sean Cole (Pi) wrote: Ok, So use the 'effective ScreenRect' which will give you the location of the selected window. Is that an undocumented feature? The Dictionary (in 6.7 or 7.0) states Adding the effective adjective to either form returns the area of the screen the

Scaling images and printing...

2014-12-18 Thread Paul Dupuis
I have a problem with scaling images and printing. I have the following portion of code where tObj is an image and tPrecent is a number from 5 to 400. It's purpose is to scale an image to a % scale factor the user entered and it does so. put the fileName of tObj into tFile set the filename of

Re: Importing Word documents

2011-06-09 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: [OT ??] OpenXION

2011-06-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode I'd like to know if RunRev has any involvement with this Open Source initiative or what their take on it is? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc

Re: [OT ??] OpenXION

2011-06-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 6/20/2011 6:10 PM, Richmond Mathewson wrote: On 06/21/2011 12:25 AM, Paul Dupuis wrote: On 6/20/2011 3:25 PM, Richmond Mathewson wrote: http://code.google.com/p/openxion/ XION is an xTalk language similar to the ones used by HyperCard, SuperCard, and Runtime Revolution. I'd like

[WANTED:] LiveCode External. Adobe PDF API Developer...

2011-06-27 Thread Paul Dupuis
discussions with any party that would be interested in contributing monetarily to this project in return for shared rights to the resulting library. Please contact me off-list about any interest in partnering on this project. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com

Re: Unicode woes

2011-08-16 Thread Paul Dupuis
LiveCode version (or at least the features we hope will be in it). -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe

Re: Unicode woes

2011-08-16 Thread Paul Dupuis
contain the new field and Unicode support, was suggested as late Q4 2011 or Q1 2012. As Q3 2011 comes to an end in September, some update would really help those of use who have product development plans tied to that next LiveCode version (or at least the features we hope will be in it). -- Paul Dupuis

Re: How to set tab positions in the RTFtext?

2011-09-14 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Moving an Icon between stacks

2011-09-19 Thread Paul Dupuis
Okay a really simple (at least I hope so) question: How do I move an icon from the LiveCode icon library to my stack? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode

Re: Moving an Icon between stacks

2011-09-19 Thread Paul Dupuis
/2011 3:55 PM, Paul Dupuis wrote: Okay a really simple (at least I hope so) question: How do I move an icon from the LiveCode icon library to my stack? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ ___ use-livecode mailing

Re: Reading PDF - a cry for help

2011-09-29 Thread Paul Dupuis
effort. Until then, you have to choose between cheap, dirty, and limited OR costly and commercial. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit

Re: Spell checking on a Mac

2011-10-27 Thread Paul Dupuis
subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc

Re: Scripts for reading and writing binary files

2011-12-16 Thread Paul Dupuis
and manage your subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc

Re: SoCal LUG meeting: 2 February in Pasadena

2012-01-07 Thread Paul Dupuis
subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode I have a N-scale layout, modeling a generic New England (USA) setting, though I haven't worked on it in perhaps 5 years (eyesight and time being the excuses) -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http

Re: System reqs?

2012-02-10 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: Math problem

2012-02-13 Thread Paul Dupuis
put ERROR: Not a valid time! into theResult END TRY return theResult END countTheHours -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company

Re: Math problem

2012-02-17 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: Serious Question about the list...

2012-03-18 Thread Paul Dupuis
subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc

Re: What should an undo/redo mechanism do ?

2012-03-18 Thread Paul Dupuis
to or adapt to what differences there are between how different applications implement the specifics. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc

Re: ANN: ScaleMatic

2012-03-28 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: Time-Stamping Demo programs #2

2012-04-24 Thread Paul Dupuis
than a time limited demo. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: Is there a way to shorten this script? (100 graphics and 200 lines of text)

2012-05-08 Thread Paul Dupuis
2 set the backgroundcolor of grc d1 to the text of line i of fld in set the foregroundcolor of grc d1 to the text of line i+1 of fld in end repeat -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com

Progress Bar colors...

2012-05-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
Okay, I have a very basic question I seem unable to find an answer to in the LiveCode docs: What property controls the color of the progress indicator itself in progress bars? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http

Re: Progress Bar colors...

2012-05-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
Thank you everyone for the responses. Thank you Richard for the excellent enhancement request. I added some votes to it. On 5/22/2012 5:14 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote: http://quality.runrev.com/show_bug.cgi?id=8017 -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http

Testing, please ignore or delete post.

2014-01-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
Having some problems posting to this list and this is a test post to check. -- Paul Dupuis -- Researchware ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

Test Post...

2014-02-11 Thread Paul Dupuis
Trying to debug some list posting issues. Please delete or ignore. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder *Researchware, Inc.* http://www.researchware.com http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc https://plus.google.com

New England area (US) user group?

2014-02-11 Thread Paul Dupuis
are interested in participating, please contact me at p...@researchware.com with where you are located, any day and time constraints, and whether you want to listen or have something you would like to talk about. Paul Dupuis Researchware ___ use-livecode mailing

Re: Best Practice for Library Stacks

2014-02-13 Thread Paul Dupuis
You can have more Library stacks loaded (via start using) than you can insert back scripts or front scripts. The numbers used to be 50 library stacks and 15 front and 15 back scripts. I am not sure if that has changed with recent releases. This may or may not make a difference for you depending

Re: Image Processing Makes Livecode Appear to Crash

2014-02-17 Thread Paul Dupuis
as not responding while the loop is executing. Paul Dupuis Researchware On 2/17/2014 1:24 PM, Ray wrote: Fellow LC Users, I'm trying to provide users with a 'magic wand' style tool. Click an image, pick up the color clicked and turn every pixel of that same color in the image transparent. The loop

Re: Image Processing Makes Livecode Appear to Crash

2014-02-17 Thread Paul Dupuis
an already slow handler. Not to sound greedy but you wouldn't also have any idea how to speed up this loop would you? Thanks, Ray On 2/17/2014 2:57 PM, Paul Dupuis wrote: Ray, Is this behavior (title bar saying not responding, etc.) happening under Windows 8 perchance? If so, we've seen

Re: New England area (US) user group?

2014-02-19 Thread Paul Dupuis
Once last call on this. I have had a number of responses. I fthere is any one else on the list who sees this note who is interested n a New England area LC users group, please contact me. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder *Researchware, Inc.* http://www.researchware.com http://www.twitter.com

Re: LiveCode 7 and Bi-directional fields

2014-03-12 Thread Paul Dupuis
Add start and end - that way programmers can be explicit in what they want. Given a start and end alignment, I would suggest left and right always be left and right explicitly rather than dependent upon the whether the script itself is RTL or LTR. This preserves a level of backwards compatability

Re: New chunks

2014-03-12 Thread Paul Dupuis
Actually, no it is not based on simple period delimiters. It is using a code library that has built in rules to understand sentence structure in most languages and actually can recognize real end-of-sentences. It deals with numbers, abbreviations, etc. correctly. Can someone probably construct

ANN: North East LiveCode User Group (NELUG)

2014-03-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
The North East LiveCode User Group (NELUG) is open to any interested LiveCoders (or just people interested in LiveCode) in the New York/New England area of the US. We held our first virtual user group meeting on Saturday, March 23rd, 2014. You can learn more about us at

Re: The Missing Link between LiveCode and Teachers

2014-04-17 Thread Paul Dupuis
I recently made a number of inquires in and around the greater Boston (MA, US) area for any classes that are teaching LiveCode at any of the area colleges or universities. Sadly, in the greater Boston area, one of the places with more colleges and universities per square mile than almost any where

North East Livecode User Group upcoming meeting...

2014-04-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
The North East Livecode User Group (NELUG) is having its second virtual (online) meeting on Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at 2PM EDT. For more information on how to join the group or the meeting, please see http://www.researchware.com/nelug. ___

Multiple document types for a standalone

2014-04-21 Thread Paul Dupuis
So if your application has a single document, you can specify the type/extension and the documents icon in the Standalone settings (for OSX and Win), set up some code in your app to handle (on OSX and Win) when someone double clicking on your app's icon to launch your app and pass it the

Re: file checksums

2014-04-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
is not what it once was. Paul Dupuis Researchware ___ 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: is there a way...

2014-04-24 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 4/24/2014 10:46 AM, la...@significantplanet.org wrote: I am putting up an overlay (image) over a field that I display for 1 second and then, using a repeat statement and blendlevel, fade the image until it becomes invisible again. The problem is that I'm using the wait command to do this

Re: No dial command

2011-02-01 Thread Paul Dupuis
into playing appropriate tone sound file in order shouldn't be too difficult. Just a suggestion. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url

Re: Obtaining the public IP of a computer...

2011-02-09 Thread Paul Dupuis
Okay, great suggestions from folks to use a hosted service to return the public IP of the computer a LiveCode app is running on, but, I have to ask because I am now curious, does anyone know of a way to do this that is not dependent upon a hosted service? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware

LiveCode SQL APIs

2011-02-14 Thread Paul Dupuis
to keep the connection from timing out, so I thought I would ask the list. An idle loop would do it, but using idle is not a best approach. Any best approaches out there that someone cares to share? Thanks! -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com

Re: LiveCode SQL APIs

2011-02-14 Thread Paul Dupuis
the connection as soon as the query is handled? I've found it useful to handle mass-writes slightly differently, but there is normally so much happening, that the DB connection doesn't really idle at all. On 14 Feb 2011, at 23:38, Paul Dupuis wrote: I can think a few way to construct a keep-alive process

Re: LiveCode google maps...

2011-02-15 Thread Paul Dupuis
subscription preferences: http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode If you haven't looked at this, the Google Maps Static API is probably the easiest way to produce maps http://code.google.com/apis/maps/documentation/staticmaps/ -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http

Sample code for reading a CSV file

2011-02-17 Thread Paul Dupuis
to handle CSV's that they'd be willing to share. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

Re: Sample code for reading a CSV file

2011-02-17 Thread Paul Dupuis
of line i of pData replace tReservedRecordDelimiter with pRecordDelimiter in it replace tReservedFieldDelimiter with pFieldDelimiter in it put it into tArray[i][j] end repeat end repeat # Step 4: return the array return tArray end csvToArray -- Paul Dupuis

Re: Creating a customkey from a variable

2011-04-27 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: Word chunk includes punctuation

2012-08-13 Thread Paul Dupuis
to write your own punctuation remover as it can then figure the difference between a period at the end of a sentence and a period at the end of abbreviations like Dr. or Mr. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http

Re: Word chunk includes punctuation

2012-08-13 Thread Paul Dupuis
like an error in documentation. Bob On Aug 13, 2012, at 1:32 PM, Paul Dupuis wrote: One caution: token does not separate . (period), ! (exclamation mark), or ? (question mark). If you are really trying to process English text, you probably will want to write your own punctuation remover

Suggestion for RunRev...

2012-08-19 Thread Paul Dupuis
suppliers as well as RunRev. So how about it? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc ___ use

Re: [OT] EULA and legality

2012-09-11 Thread Paul Dupuis
as the company that issued the EULA is willing to take you to court to enforce the terms OR you're willing to spend a fortune to take the company to court to prove terms of the EULA unenforcable. I expect it is not much different in any other part of the world. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http

Re: Message Equivalent of TextChanged for Graphics?

2012-09-28 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: display error bug for long lines in fields?

2012-10-13 Thread Paul Dupuis
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Re: display error bug for long lines in fields?

2012-10-13 Thread Paul Dupuis
: Hi Paul, Am 13.10.2012 um 15:12 schrieb Paul Dupuis p...@researchware.com: It is not the same symptoms as you report, but we ran into a long line rendering bug a while back (now resolved) in http://quality.runrev.com/show_bug.cgi?id=10325 It may be related. hmm, obviously this has NOT been

Re: AW: Text Field Observation

2012-10-23 Thread Paul Dupuis
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WMA/WMV files in Livecode

2012-11-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
and Quicktime for Windows does not play Windows WMA/WMV files and since LC uses Quicktime, no joy for those formats under Windows. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com

Weird string comparison problem...

2012-11-27 Thread Paul Dupuis
one another??? Anybody have any idea??? And, yes, I did try is insread of = and instead of is not and since the operators should be interchangeable, it made no difference. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http

stack window rect...

2013-01-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
of stack XYZ plus the border and titlebar dimensions added in. Or do I need to account for the different window border sizes and titlebar sizes for every different flavor and version of OS LiveCode runs on?!?? -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http

Re: stack window rect...

2013-01-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
or earlier. Until something is added to future LC engines, I guess I'll just need to do the math myself. On 1/22/2013 10:50 AM, Mike Bonner wrote: use the effective rect, think thats what you're looking for. On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 8:40 AM, Paul Dupuis p...@researchware.com wrote: I am sure this has

Re: stack window rect...

2013-01-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
111 Klaus, Thank you - this table is very very helpful for my immediate needs. -- Paul Dupuis Cofounder Researchware, Inc. http://www.researchware.com/ http://www.twitter.com/researchware http://www.facebook.com/researchware http://www.linkedin.com/company/researchware-inc

Escaping the Filter command's wildcards

2013-05-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
The filter command in LiveCode appears to accept a regular expression (using ? for a single character match, * for multiple character match, [chars] and [char-char]). However, if you want to filter a container to a string where you pattern contains a question mark, it does not appear that you can

Re: Escaping the Filter command's wildcards

2013-05-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 5/22/2013 5:37 PM, Mark Schonewille wrote: Hi Paul, This works fine for me: put replacetext(xxx?!xxx,[\?!],) -- xx What exactly is the problem you're having? Could you post some of the code that doesn't work for you? it is with the filter command not the replaceText function I

Re: Escaping the Filter command's wildcards

2013-05-22 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 5/22/2013 8:32 PM, Mark Schonewille wrote: Hi Paul, I see what you mean. You weren't looking for a solution, just for more trouble :-) I tried several special characters and they can all be used to filter lines with the same workaround. Unfortunately, many of those special characters

AW: Re: Scaling images and printing...

2014-12-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
Thank you all for the tips. Setting the lockLoc to true for each image before printing (and back to false after so the user may move the objects as they need to) solved my issue. ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit

Re: Android and iOS

2014-12-20 Thread Paul Dupuis
On 12/20/2014 6:11 PM, JB wrote: What is the earliest version of Revolution and LiveCode that provided the ability to build a standalone for the iOS and Android? What is the earliest version that works on todays Android and iOS? LiveCode 4.6.x (4.6.4 was the last version in the 4.6 series)

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