RE: Using a variable for an array name

2017-02-01 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
"Do" will do the trick. Repeat with tVarNum = 1 to 4 do "put"&&"["("Text")&"] into tText" do "put"&&"["("SomeOtherArrayValue")&"] into tSomeOtherArrayValue" end repeat function WrapQ pString return quote end WrapQ Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services

RE: Launch URL with Link Back to LC App

2017-01-31 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
>Richard Gaskin wrote: >I suppose the question for us is: Why isn't this supported in LC as an option in the Standalone Builder? It is in a way with the "background audio" option in the standalone settings. Enabling will get you rejected if there is no audio played in the app(ask me how I know).

Android Remote Tester or "A funny thing happened on the way to the VM"

2017-02-02 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I got tired of worrying about rebuilding my development environment if a PC failed. When I built my Win 10 PC I wanted to use VMs and have nothing on the host except for the Hyper-V role. I installed all my dev tools including multiple versions of LC on a VM I even got VB6 and the 32 bit DB

RE: Browser Widget Appears to be caching data (JavaScript)?

2017-02-06 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
To refresh a browser cache I put an argument on the URL that is different from the last request and the cache will be invalidated. In LC I put "=12345678" at the end of the URL arguments or if there are no arguments then I put "?seconds=12345678" where "12345678" is the LC "the seconds". This only

RE: Yertle the Turtle

2017-01-31 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
>Mike Wrote: >Ah. Its sub pixel positioning. (a rose by any other name wouldn't be as alliterative as a ppp name) I banged my head against a wall for days trying to get smooth shading of 3d objects correct. (assembler on a 1980's ECL super computer) until the light went on and I used center pixel

How to lose your work in a couple of clicks (dirty flag)

2017-01-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I have been poking around in the IDE stacks and found this. I think it's a bug but wanted to run it up the ol' flag pole with the list first before I submit a bug report. Recipe: 1) Open a stack. 2) Make a small change. 3) Build a standalone. 4) When presented with the "Save/Cancel/Don’t save"

RE: Idea about Norton

2017-01-23 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I have a Adobe CC business account. When the problem requires a re-install Adobe tech support always has me disable AV SW on any of the PCs with CC installed. If Adobe requires turning off the AV SW to install CC components then why would it be a problem for LC SW distribution to require the same?

RE: How to lose your work in a couple of clicks (dirty flag)

2017-01-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I see this as a departure from other SW. I read "Don’t save" as "Don't save now" not as "Don't save ever". I just made my first non-mobile standalone(since 2012) just the other day. And I was surprised to see the stack get closed and get re-opened as JLG documented. At the time I thought the

RE: Script editor chops "end handler" to "nd handler"

2017-01-27 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I've fixed some weird script problems by copying the entire script to the clipboard, Deleting the script., Clicking on "Apply", Paste the entire script back in from the clipboard and then hitting "Apply" again. I did not need to save in a text editor to remove formatting. I found that the key was

RE: Launch URL with Link Back to LC App

2017-01-30 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
BR, This has been described at the ol' "plist hack": Look at the package contents of the LC.app version your using. Navigate to the Contents>Tools>Runtime>iOS folder and set the permissions for write access to the "Device-x_x" folders. Then edit the "Settings.plist" files in those folders and

RE: Launch URL with Link Back to LC App

2017-01-30 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
BR, This has been described at the ol' "plist hack": Look at the package contents of the LC.app version your using. Navigate to the Contents>Tools>Runtime>iOS folder and set the permissions for write access to the "Device-x_x" folders. Then edit the "Settings.plist" files and delete the 2

RE: Launch URL with LInk Back to LC App

2017-01-30 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
JLM, Thanks for the clarification. BR, Another way to do this without using the un-supported plist hack is to save the state of your app before you launch the browser and then restore the app to the saved state when it restarts. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services

Re: Launch URL with LInk Back to LC App

2017-01-30 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
hacking the pList definitely works! I guess Apple doesn't care, right? On 1/30/17, 10:18 AM, "use-livecode on behalf of Ralph DiMola via use-livecode" <use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com on behalf of use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: JLM, Thanks for the cl

Slow Sockets on Mac

2017-01-27 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I'm transferring 40mb over sockets a chunk at a time. The receiver is on a Win 10 Pro Hyper-V Host using LC 8.2.1. The sender uses LC 8.2.1 also. Sender on a Win10 Host==> 10 seconds Sender on a Win10 Pro VM==> 10 seconds Sender on a Win10 Home VM==> 10 seconds Sender on a 64 bit Linux VM==> 10

RE: Stack References When Fired in Backscripts/Libraries

2017-03-30 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
You are correct sir. The context is from the calling stack/card/control. The only thing I have run into is callbacks (scrollerdidscroll on mobile for example) that are "targeted" to the stack that requested them. See http://quality.runrev.com/show_bug.cgi?id=15018 "Native mobile controls bind

RE: Line numbers for soft-wrapped styled text?

2017-03-28 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I remember once had a problem like something like this. I solved it by including char 1 to -1 or was it adding the effective keyword? Don't remember and I don't have time to try at this moment. If you do this do you get the expected results? the formattedheight of char 1 to -1 of line N of fld or

RE: Help test please? GoLiveNet in v9

2017-03-15 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
OK here on Win 10 Pro VM LC 8.1.3 Business Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Richard Gaskin via use-livecode Sent: Wednesday, March 15, 2017

RE: Help test please? GoLiveNet in v9

2017-03-15 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Whoops... also OK using LC 9.0(dp5) OK here on Win 10 Pro VM LC 8.1.3 Business Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Richard Gaskin via

RE: [ANN] Release 8.1.4 RC-1

2017-04-04 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I had 3 bugs that were fixed in short order! You cats rock. THANK YOU! Android keyboardActivated and keyBoardDeactivated message is not sending when status bar hidden. iOS Launch URL did not clear "the result" if successful. iOS crash when browser gets an invalid URL. Ralph DiMola IT Director

RE: iOS app rejected five times because of background audio setting

2017-04-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Richard, Been down this road. Ticking the "Background Audio" option sets UIBackgroundModes key to "audio" as well as setting UIApplicationExitsOnSuspend=False to keep you app active. If you are not actually playing background audio then you will get rejected. The way to do this is to edit the

RE: iOS app rejected five times because of background audio setting

2017-04-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
After reading closer: 1) Make sure that the "Background Audio" is un-ticked. 2) Do the "plist hack" as enumerated in my last email. 3) This is all I do and have never been rejected for the "Background Audio" issue. 4) I have never tried to submit to the store with v9. This might be a v9 issue.

RE: Error when create iOS standalone, any workaround ?

2017-04-05 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Panos, I see this maybe 30% of this after first launching LC, then not again until a re-launch(maybe). I can build and build... with no error after the first error. If I don't get the error on the first build then I never see the error in that session. Can't seem to find a recipe. Ralph

RE: Error connecting to SQLlite in iOS

2017-04-20 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
John, The standalone "copy files" are in "the engine folder" in the mobile app. Copy the DB from the engine folder to the documents folder. Put url ("binfile:" engine folder&"/ccssdb-ela.sqlite") into url ("binfile:" documents folder&"/ccssdb-ela.sqlite") You can't open the DB in the engine

RE: ouch: the beginning of the end

2017-03-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I use Acrobat API and the JSO in VB to edit "original" PDFs. One can add fields, add pull down lists w/java, edit existing fields, execute java in the PDF, extract/change text, add/delete bookmarks and everything else you can do(and more) in the Acrobat GUI. On my to-do list is creating a LC

RE: How to save to local file via native file dialogue?

2017-03-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Keith, 'Ask File' will do the trick. 'ask file' is the "save file" complement to 'answer file' Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Keith

Script Profiler

2017-03-04 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Both the Remote Debugger and Script Profiler are exciting. There's only one of me so I went for the script profiler first. Looked at the LC lesson and it seemed simple enough... Enable, do some stuff in your stack and the disable. I did that and the Profiler screen pops up but it's empty. Am I

RE: iOS app rejected five times because of background audio setting

2017-04-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I just looked at the info.plist from my last app that Apple approved. 1) The UIApplicationExitsOnSuspend key is not there. 2) the UIBackgroundModes key looks like what you see. UIBackgroundModes What does your info.plist in the app look like? OPTION 2: You bumped up against an

RE: Script to find bottom of lowest field

2017-04-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Not tested: Put -9 into tMax Repeat with I = 1 to the number of fields of this card Put the max (tmax,the bottom of field I) into tMax End repeat Create field Put it into tField Set the top tField to tMax + 20 Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services

[OT-ish] Updating MacBook from El Capitan to Sierra to install Xcode 8.3+

2017-08-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I'm going to do this Friday night and was looking for any advice/tricks to make this go smooth(as much as possible). I have read about a few disasters online when upgrading from HFS+ to the new APFS file system. I am running a 16gb Early 2011 15" MacBook Pro. I CCC'ed my 1tb drive to a new 2tb

RE: [OT-ish] Updating MacBook from El Capitan to Sierra to install Xcode 8.3+

2017-08-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Thanks Monte and The Doctor... I should have explored a little deeper on the "High" version. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit

RE: LC 9.0.0 dp8 won't launch iOS simulator

2017-08-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Bill, Great!. I just noticed that the original did not hit the use list. I composed that on my phone and it seems that email account will not post to the lists anymore. I'll get Heather to fix that. One addition... The alligator (OldXcodeVersions folder) should be nowhere near the applications

Message box And Password Protected Stacks

2017-08-14 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Since when can't you call a command/function in the message box from a password protected stack until it is opened(using password) in the script editor once? Is this a regression or intended behavior? Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net

RE: common code patterns

2017-08-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Using a break in every case is 95%+ of my switch usage. Also the editor should not do this if there is a case in the immediately preceding non-blank/non-comment line. Doing this and J's suggestion would save me lots of typing. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services

RE: common code patterns

2017-08-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Monte, I find that I do this quite often local tIndex put 1 into tIndex repeat for each line tLine in tLines add 1 to tIndex end repeat What would be very help full is the construct: repeat for each line tLine in tLines index tIndex end repeat This eliminates 3 lines. Ralph DiMola IT

RE: common code patterns

2017-08-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Devin Asay via use-livecode Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2017 12:33 PM To: How to use LiveCode Cc: Devin Asay Subject: Re: common code patterns On Aug 10, 2017, at 10:25 AM, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com<mailto:use-li

RE: common code patterns

2017-08-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
+1 Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of J. Landman Gay via use-livecode Sent: Thursday, August 10, 2017 1:30 PM To: How to use LiveCode Cc: J.

RE: common code patterns

2017-08-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I may not be obvious but neither is the sort command. When I start LC I could not grasp "each" and what it did to what from who, but that's me. I digress. I can't tell you how many times I've done: Local tKeys Put the keys of pArray into tKeys Sort the lines of tKeys numeric Repeat for each line

RE: Livecode Mobile App in Background

2017-08-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
There are a couple of hitches.. I believe that Mark said that timers going off while running in the background may not work or lock up the app. There are other issues but I have not had any problems. It's an option in v9 iOS standalone setting but it's a "use at your own risk" type of thing.

RE: Mobile LC Apps Downloading Stacks After installation

2017-08-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Mark, Thanks for weighing in. I would like to read into those licenses that I could update my core LCS, but I know in my soul that if I do that it's just a shoe waiting to drop that could affect not only my license but the entire LC community. I also feel that when I create an extra button(with

RE: Bug 20255 - Simple Loop Labeling

2017-08-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I did not want to be the one to rehash this again but I would love to have this as I do it manually all the time with comments. +1 Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: common code patterns

2017-08-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Mark Waddingham via use-livecode Sent: Friday, August 11, 2017 5:25 AM To: How to use LiveCode Cc: Mark Waddingham Subject: RE: common code patterns On 2017-08-10 19:38, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode wrote: > To m

RE: Android App Woes

2017-08-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I think Dan's onto something with the accelerated rendering. I've done some testing and it's not conclusive yet. I think if you have accelerated rendering on AND you are on a card with a scrolling control(dynamic maybe?) That is when you can't resume without a crash. I will look closer when I

RE: Android App Woes

2017-08-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
The LC team does a good job at triaging the bug reports but a repeatable 3 line stack that crashes should be near if not in the front of the queue. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: Native Livecode Pinch and Zoom

2017-07-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
ld be great if it were easier. BR On 7/12/17, 5:55 AM, "use-livecode on behalf of Mark Waddingham via use-livecode" <use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com on behalf of use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: Hi Ralph, On 2017-07-12 17:41, Ralph DiMola via use-li

RE: Native Livecode Pinch and Zoom

2017-07-14 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
r. BR On 7/12/17, 5:55 AM, "use-livecode on behalf of Mark Waddingham via use-livecode" <use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com on behalf of use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: Hi Ralph, On 2017-07-12 17:41, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode wrote: >I get pinch-an

RE: Native Livecode Pinch and Zoom

2017-07-12 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I get pinch-and-zoom on both mobile platforms using the mobile browser control. My html expert has had to tweak a couple of html pages now and again to make it work. Other on-line pages don’t pinch-and-zoom but they also don’t pinch-and-zoom in Safari/Chrome either. I tried the browser widget

Android Full Screen Browser.

2017-07-18 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
My Current project is implementing epubjs to view EBooks on mobile using the browser control. There is a "full screen" option in the epubjs tool bar. I clicked it and figured What could it do? I made the browser control a specific size so this button is worthless. On iOS it does nothing but on

RE: Restrictions on mobile servers?

2017-07-20 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
The only restriction I know of is on iOS. iOS does not allow unencrypted http connections unless you tic the "Disable ATS" in the standalone settings. I know this applies to URLS using the browser control and "put/get url" in scripts but don't know if it also applies to sockets. If the mobile app

RE: Ethereal Breakpoints

2017-07-21 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Interesting, I haven't had a problem with red dots. I'm on Win 10 / 8.1.5. In fact if I set BP save, close LC, reopen and launch my stack the script breaks. BPs are saved in the stack I guess. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original

RE: Ethereal Breakpoints

2017-07-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I always figured the flood of messages was what locked-up LC when you debug a resize event. I just fire it off at the command line and then debug the resizestack code. When I inadvertently do this and lock-up LC most (90%+) an "F5" or two or three times gets things going again so you can save the

RE: Restrictions on mobile servers?

2017-07-20 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I use a "stun" server to get the ata(sip client) ip behind NAT. There are public stun servers or you can install an open source one on your one server. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: Please block sims emails

2017-04-26 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
>Jacqueline Landman Gay wrote: >He frequently gets infected with malware. But I rather liked this set. >"Dear!" I wanted to respond, "Darling!!" Now I'm laughing... And just when I thought this was another day in cyber land. Do you do standup? Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information

RE: Will LiveCode run an x86 android device?

2017-04-26 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I run an x86 tablet for testing and LC apps work but it's slow like 1/3 speed. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Jonathan Lynch via

RE: Speed test in LC application

2017-04-26 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I see some unexplainable delays from an app to a LC web service on on-rev that I have not started to debug yet. I almost looks like a DNS resolution delay. I am going to WireShark the lan and see what's going on. I will let you know what I find. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information

RE: iOS 10.3.1 on iPhone 7 Plus

2017-04-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
You need to upgrade to OSX 10.12 and Xcode 8.3.1. I am using 10.11 and 8.2.1 and can install apps with no problems. I'm wondering where do you get "Could not inspect this app."? I get the triangle warning in Xcode when selecting a 10.3.1 device but it does not cause me any problems. Ralph

RE: [OT-ish] Updating MacBook from El Capitan to Sierra to install Xcode 8.3+

2017-08-05 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
. Other than that its been smooth. You have already CCC’ed to a fresh drive, so you shouldn’t have any rotten bits. CCC is indispensable! .Jerry > On Aug 3, 2017, at 12:28 PM, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > I'm going to do

RE: Sorting out the sheep from the goats

2017-08-07 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Jonathan, I can't wait to use that one in scrabble against Margaret! Thanks... Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Jonathan Lynch via

RE: answer with...

2017-08-16 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Android Mobile is limited to 3. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your subscription

RE: Scroll Bars in scrolling groups

2017-05-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
de Cc: Bob Sneidar Subject: Re: Scroll Bars in scrolling groups Is it possible that some of these controls have geometry properties set? Bob S > On May 2, 2017, at 14:16 , Ralph DiMola via use-livecode <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > OK I'm stumped. I have a scrolling

RE: Xcode ??? version

2017-05-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I can deploy to 9.3.5 and 10.3.1 using MacBook OSX 10.11.6 LC 8.1.4 rc1 Xcode 8.2.1 I do get a warning in the "Devices" window for the 10.3.1 devices but I can still install/delete/run apps. To have simulators from 6 thru 10 in the LC prefs using these versions of Xcode. 8.2.1 ==> v10.2

RE: 8.1.4rc1 regressions

2017-05-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Me too. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Phil Davis via use-livecode Sent: Wednesday, May 03, 2017 1:25 PM To: How to use LiveCode Cc: Phil

Browser Widget on Mobile

2017-05-14 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I can't seem to find the Browser Widget equivalent of mobileControlGet "canRetreat" and "canAdvance". Do these exist or do I have to go back to the old school mobileControlCreate method? Thanks for any insights! Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net

PDF on Android

2017-05-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
The mobile browser on Android will not render a PDF. I've been trying the both the Browser Widget and old school control creation to display a PDF. Both ways yield the same results. Is there a way to display a PDF on Android inside of LC? IDE Windows==>PDF renders OK. Android==>Only a white

RE: Wouldn't it be nice to have a "back/forward" button in script editor?

2017-05-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
This would be a great enhancement. Coming from VB land I really miss the VB IDE right click "Last position" menu option in LC. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: new team member

2017-05-11 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Ali, Congrats!! My best wishes for the new arrival!! Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Mark Wieder via use-livecode Sent: Thursday, May 11,

RE: Android label and name

2017-05-10 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I can change the app icon label. I just changed one and it works. You do mean the one specified in the Android Standalone settings? I change them all the time on both iOS and Android. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message-

RE: Unable to set breakpoint

2017-05-09 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I showed my location just in case it was relevant. My plugins are on Windows 10 SMB server raid array. I am also running LC on a Hyper-V VM. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: WannaCry [OT]

2017-05-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I still run batch processing on a pair of VAXs running Open VMS. No viruses on these babies. They've been booted for ... "OpenVMS V7.1 on node ALBVM1 13-MAY-2017 18:44:45.72 Uptime 921 21:52:27" "OpenVMS V7.3-2 on node EISVM1 13-MAY-2017 19:31:56.06 Uptime 72 11:09:55" The lame 72 days

RE: [OT] on-rev MySQL warnings - does it matter.

2017-05-09 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I put in a support request for this on 4/27/2017 [Ticket#2017042710049681]. I have not heard back yet. This is not like on-rev support. I wonder if they received my support request? Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message-

RE: Unable to set breakpoint

2017-05-09 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
"LC now freezes with the logo window displayed and a small blank stack at the top left of the monitor" I reported this behavior in bug 19344 on Windows if you delete all your prefs. I found that if you stop the process and re-launch, LC will open. This happens every time I delete/rename all the

RE: Unable to set breakpoint

2017-05-09 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Same here... no IDE at all. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of J. Landman Gay via use-livecode Sent: Tuesday, May 09, 2017 10:32 AM To: How to

RE: Unable to set breakpoint

2017-05-09 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
vecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Thanks for chiming in, Ralph. >> >> And I was just trying to remember where I had seen this "small blank >> stack at the top left" being mentioned! >> >> Best, >> Panos >> -- >> >> >> &

RE: PDF on Android

2017-05-12 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Al, Thanks for the heads up to the forum thread!!! Worked like a charm out-of-the-box. I was shocked. Have a good one... Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: Trouble with Building from g8.1.5 rc1 for Early Version iOS

2017-06-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I sometimes get that error on the first build with any minimum version. Subsequent builds work OK until LC is restarted. Try setting it back to 6.1 and build, if it fails build again and it should be OK. This has been reported but is elusive. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information

RE: Inconsistent comma requirements

2017-06-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I have had several of these typos in the past and they never caused problems. In the example below pParam is argument 1. The comma is ignored. command test, pParam answer pParam end test The parser is much better in v8 but could still be tightened up a bit. An example is extraneous closing

RE: FTP from iOS but getting tsneterr: (67) Access denied: 530

2017-05-25 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
John, This works for me. put MyVar into url ("ftp://FTPusername:ftppassw...@mydomain.on-rev.com/somepath/somefile.ext;) I looks like your using your email address for the username. Create an FTP account in cPanel FTP setup. Don't use the built in one or someone could sniff the password to

RE: Is there any way at all to have a mobile app simply resume rather than restart?

2017-05-25 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
It works for me on OSX 10.11.6 Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Mike Kerner via use-livecode Sent: Wednesday, May 24, 2017 10:04 PM To: How

[OT ish] LC App Crashes Pandora

2017-06-16 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I got to look into where/what in my app causes this, but I can crash Pandora at will by doing some networking in my LC app. The LC app continues on just fine and dandy. The app is using a dev certificate. It is totally repeatable. iPad 2 iOS 9.3.5 and most recent build of Pandora. It does not

RE: LC Global - my experience

2017-06-16 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I agree. But I do miss the late night sessions. But a great experience none the less. Having Heather as a moderator worked nicely. Some great announcements and DP7. Great work by the LC team and the presenters! Look forward to the next one. PS: Had to run a quick errand and brought the conference

Scroll Bars in scrolling groups

2017-05-02 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
OK I'm stumped. I have a scrolling group consisting 20 other groups each with 2 fields and a button. I place these sub groups and the controls in them in the parent group from top to bottom. The sub groups go off the bottom of the parent group as expected. Everything looks perfect and can set the

RE: Calling a livecode executable -ui from LC server and get back a result.

2017-05-05 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I am running my Android Remote Tester LC app as a Windows Service on Win 10. It has a UI for debugging/examining operation when run in the Windows UI and this UI does not cause any problems when running as a service. I just startup up everything in the preopenstack. This app does socket

RE: Is there any way at all to have a mobile app simply resume rather than restart?

2017-05-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
1) Go to the Applications folder 2) Right click on the LC app you are using and select "Show Package Contents" 3) Navigate to the "Tools/Runtime/iOS" folder 4) Right click on all the device/simulator folders one at a time and select "Get Info" 5) At the bottom click on the "Read only" to the right

RE: Is there any way at all to have a mobile app simply resume rather than restart?

2017-05-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Jonathan, This works in V8/V9. I don't make a copy. 1) In the app bundle look in the folder ==>"Tools/Runtime/iOS" set all the folders to read/write. 2) Edit the setting.plist in each of the folders and change UIApplicationExitsOnSuspend key value to "False" (or like I do...delete the key all

RE: Converting iOS app build to .ipa file (latest iTunes update stops you doing this)

2017-09-13 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Terry, Open up the "devices" window in Xcode and you will see all the iOS devices connected via USB. You can drag in .app files and also add/delete using the "+" and "-" symbols. You can also create a .ipa by putting the .app into a Payload folder and zipping it up and renaming it like you

RE: not really OT: The Coming Software Apocalypse

2017-10-03 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
>For many years, we have seen in this mail list (and previous mail list) how developers are completely baffled by applications that run fine in most computers, but fail >consistently in a very few machines. Check the archives. You will find many instances of this scenario. How it is that possible

RE: Group mouseup

2017-08-30 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Worked, Thanks! Another observation. If an image is in a group and you click on a transparent location in the image the mouseup does not make to the group. It guess it makes sense for some applications but also does not make sense for others. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information

RE: [OT] Hello World

2017-09-05 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I agree. I open links like this on an isolated vanilla VM that I keep just for that purpose. It was a good read. Congrats! Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: [ANN[ Release 8.1.7 RC-1

2017-09-05 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Panos, On Mac should the Tools/Runtime/iOS/Device-10_3 folder be empty? Thanks Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net From: livecode-dev [mailto:livecode-dev-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of panagiotis merakos Sent: Tuesday,

RE: [ANN[ Release 8.1.7 RC-1

2017-09-05 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
and it is not empty for me (checked on Indy and Business). Maybe a failure during installation? Strange. Could you try to delete and reinstall? Best regards, Panos -- On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 4:58 PM, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Panos, > > &g

Debug java on Mobile Browser

2017-09-07 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I have a web page that works in the IDE but fails on the device. When it fails in the IDE I can use Chrome's dev tools and quickly find out what's going wrong. On mobile there is no such option. Is there any way to find out what's going on with java in the mobile browser on both iOS and

RE: Debug java on Mobile Browser

2017-09-07 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
it recently on both in another context. On Thu, Sep 7, 2017 at 7:06 PM Ralph DiMola via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I have a web page that works in the IDE but fails on the device. When > it fails in the IDE I can use Chrome's dev tools and quickly find out &g

RE: A modest proposal for a new property

2017-09-26 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
How would you use the alpha channel to do this? I just had an image and the transparent part of the image did not send a mouseup message. I put a button behind the image to solve it. Was there a way I could have used the alpha channel to get the mouseup message anywhere in the image and still

RE: IPad Mini reports "not supported

2017-09-28 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I ran into this and had to de-select the GPS and only select Location Services to make the app available on non-GPS devices. I can still get lat/lon cords. What I am unclear about is if the GPS chip is used on devices that have them. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services

RE: [ANN] IPA Build Tool for iOS

2017-09-27 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Correct, all testers UUIDs must be added to the provisioning profile. There a limit of 100/year. You can only delete old ones after your yearly developer renewal. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode

RE: Sierra update --> Xcode install --> LC no provisioning profile

2017-08-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
Here's the deal with Sierra and LC 8.1.6 Xcode 8.3.3==> SDK 10.3 Simulator 10.3 Xcode 7.1.2==> SDK 9.2 Simulator 9.2 Xcode 6.2==> SDK 8.2 Simulator 8.2 Xcode 5.1.1==> SDK 7.1 Simulator 7.1 Xcode 4.6.3==> SDK 6.1 Simulator 6.1 To load all these versions without problems: 1] Keep only one version

RE: Site won't load

2017-08-24 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
You can disable it in the standalone settings(after a warning about the apocalypse). Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf Of Dan Friedman via

RE: [ANN] Important: New release of LiveCode 8.1.6

2017-08-31 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I would like to thank Panos, Mark et al. This is the type of support that the big boys can't(or won't) give. Ralph DiMola IT Director Evergreen Information Services rdim...@evergreeninfo.net -Original Message- From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf

RE: TSNet error 6

2017-09-01 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
J, I have run into many network issues on mobile. The chance that the user might have a weak cell/wifi signal, move from cellular==>wifi or wifi==>cellular is higher than one would think. This would be my first guess. I always ask the user if Safari/Chrome is serving up pages. 99% of the time

RE: TSNet error 6

2017-09-02 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
One other note. My banking app(RBS) on my phone sometimes(rarely) does not work even when I have connectivity while on the road. It honks that it can't get a secure connection. Then I move to another cell tower(I presume) and it works. Secure mobile communication requires a ton of app error

RE: TSNet error 6

2017-09-02 Thread Ralph DiMola via use-livecode
I would zero in on the https thing. If the user can get to an https web-site via Safari/Chrome on the same server as your DB then tsNet should work unless there is a bug in tsNet. The slack also problem has me concerned with the router. If we eliminate the tin-foil-hat possibilities then could

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