Re: Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-02-01 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Try replacing the variable holding the URL (let's assume it's tVar) with > word 1 to -1 of tVar. > > As in put word 1 to -1 of tVar into tVar > > Bob S > > > > On Jan 30, 2017, at 10:34

Re: Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-02-01 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Try replacing the variable holding the URL (let's assume it's tVar) with >> word 1 to -1 of tVar. >> >> As in put word 1 to -1 of tVar into tVar >> >> Bob S >> >> >> > On

Re: Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-01-30 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
ecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Mind posting the code that you use to build the url? >> >> On Mon, Jan 30, 2017 at 11:16 AM, Tom Glod via use-livecode < >> use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> > I will try to clean

Re: Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-01-30 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
ith empty" which I > guess is rewriting, so nevermind!) > > On Mon, Jan 30, 2017 at 11:35 AM, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > thanks for your help Mike. > > > > On Mon, Jan 30, 2017 at 1:34 PM, Tom Glod <t

Re: Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-01-30 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
you have an extraneous cr at the end of the url, and its > showing as html encoded. If thats the case, before you > encode/launch/whatever, remove the cr and it should go away. > > > On Sun, Jan 29, 2017 at 5:58 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrot

Re: Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-01-30 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
L before I send it off to the launch command. Gonna try format function too On Mon, Jan 30, 2017 at 1:24 PM, Mike Bonner via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Mind posting the code that you use to build the url? > > On Mon, Jan 30, 2017 at 11:16 AM, Tom

Dirty HTTP Launch

2017-01-29 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Livecoders, I have a license file generated by PHP and when I bring it into LC I parse it for data. should be easy right? So I parse an http link and upon the using launch url command, I realize there is garbage at the end of the URL... the end of line "%0d" garbage to be exact. Anyone know

SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-02-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi everyone, Read this article today. I use SHA1 in my software, so https://www.recode.net/2017/2/23/14715570/google-researchers-crack-internet-security-tool-sha1-encryption What do you all think? Should I bother reporting this? or is it fair to say they know about it? What are the chances

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-02-24 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
nt-trump-needs-to-beware.html > > A bit of history of backdoors and homegrown encryption algorithm > http://www.whatreallyhappened.com/WRHARTICLES/NSAchallenge. > php#axzz4Zb6ctE4v > > I'm certainly not going to lose sleep over this. > > > Lagi > > On 24 February 2017 at 01:25, Tom Gl

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-02-24 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Its good to hear its being looked at by the core team. I trust the most obvious correct decision will be made eventually. On Fri, Feb 24, 2017 at 11:28 AM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > As much as I enjoy chatting with other users, a while back I had

Re: Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
10 K in resolution I'm going to do more tests with the 2 cache settings . compositor cache and image cache. increasing these definately lets me export snapshots of larger groups...but I have not succeeded in going past 10 K I can display up to 32k. but snapshot export just

Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi folks, Does anyone know if there are plans for 64 bit windows and mac builds anytime soon? I'm bumping up against limits that seems all too ancient to be deallng with in 2017. Just wanna know if its wishful thinking at this point or if its feasible to wait for 65 bit builds and save

Re: Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
t; trying to export snapshots of lage groups with many image controls. > can't get past 10k > > On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 8:49 PM, Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> On 2/9/2017 8:40 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode wrote: >&

Re: Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Goulding via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > On 10 Feb 2017, at 1:33 pm, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > but snapshot export just hard crashes Livecode as > > soon as it is triggered > &

Re: Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
trying to export snapshots of lage groups with many image controls. can't get past 10k On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 8:49 PM, Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 2/9/2017 8:40 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode wrote: > > Hi folks, > >

Re: Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
sounds good i'll wait patientlythanks alot for confirming its a WIP. On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 9:08 PM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > On 10 Feb 2017, at 1:04 pm, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@li

Re: Windows and OSX 64-bit builds?

2017-02-10 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
can't thank you enough for all the extra info markI'm going to read it over a few times to make sure I got everything I could out of it. will re-engage this idea as I go forward ... I still need to lock down my maximum presets, so I will still have to play with this in a week or so. Thanks

Re: Subject - LiveCode - I'm not a very happy Bunny

2017-01-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
gotta say... looking at livecode.com it is very clear that livecode is nearly hoping that people won't notice that there is an open source version and buy a license because they didn't know any better. shadyshady.. almost understandable, but why go open source if you gonna pretend

Re: Producing a list of duplicates

2017-03-22 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
MASTER LIBRARY? how did I miss thatthanks for posting it :) On Wed, Mar 22, 2017 at 12:25 PM, Dr. Hawkins via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On Wed, Mar 22, 2017 at 4:41 AM, Skip Kimpel via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > I have a bunch of

Re: how to remove black title bar in browser widget when showing a pdf?

2017-03-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
This is the built in PDF viewer in Chrome, I don't think the option exists in an embedded browser. Hope I'm wrong, cuz I'd like to tweak some stuff there too. On Tue, Mar 14, 2017 at 5:30 AM, Tiemo Hollmann TB via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hello, > > LC 8.1.3,

Messages stop sending when it loses focus. Is that normal?

2017-04-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi LC Geniuses, I have a stack that has a handler that sends messages to the stack and waits until the handler that is triggered completes before it sends the next one. It works perfect except for when the stack loses focus. The messages stop sending. Is this normal behavior, and i just don't

Is there a way to find out the SQLite Driver version of my LC ?

2017-04-03 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
is there a way of finding the SQLite driver version of my LC Version? can't find it for the life of me... its probably obvious and right there...preferably by script .. There appear tp be lots of performance improvements, dramatic ones, in recent versions. https://www.sqlite.org/news.html

Re: Is there a way to find out the SQLite Driver version of my LC ?

2017-04-03 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
gt; You should be able to open an in memory database (or database file, > > whatever) and then do.. > > > > *get *revdatafromquery(,,1,"select sqlite_version()") -- where 1 is the > > database connector id, and the select statement is obvious. > > > >

Re: LC crashing when trying to save a standalone

2017-04-10 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
there was a bug in that version...try 8.14...I had the same issue...solved now. On Mon, Apr 10, 2017 at 5:20 AM, Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Swami, > > Does your app have a browser widget? > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On Apr 10, 2017, at 12:41

Pixelscale on Windows = disaster = what can we do?

2017-04-16 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Folks... Is there anything that can be done to prevent windows from scaling my stack when the system is set top use 125% or 150% "scaling" options? In livecode ... that is reflected in the systempixelscale and screenpixelscale properties. My stack and the images and controls on it looks

Re: UI design problem

2017-03-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
ahhh how do you know if the user wants to move the image or the text? maybe use a modifier key to help you differentiate between what the user wants to grab. if controlKey() is down then ... or maybe give a hotkey to select either text or image. and maybe a red border around the

Re: UI design problem

2017-03-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
the solution is simple . look up how to pass messages, it is easy and made for in situations such as this. pass mousedown On Sat, Mar 4, 2017 at 3:52 PM, tbodine via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Livecoders. > > I am hoping you'll have some ideas for solving a UI

Re: SHA1 cracked .... What are the chances this will be addressed in LC?

2017-03-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
this discussion has been very useful on many fronts. I'm going to have fewer nightmares about security. On Fri, Mar 3, 2017 at 1:00 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > It looks like the encrypt command is already using this method if the > "with salt"

Re: Wait, the problem, and why it is important to solve

2017-07-31 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
I agree. i have yet to use the HTML output but I would have a hard time meeting my needs without the wait feature as I use it to keep the UI from ever being blocked which is part of a major feature of the software I am building. While I don't anticipate having this need to output to

Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-02 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi folks, my company is currently taking quotes on building an LC external to act as a driver for RethinkDB. I have already submitted a request with Monte & Ian over at Livecode, but would like to open it up to everyone that has the skill to build the externalI don't really even know if there

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-03 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
. On Aug 3, 2017 11:00 AM, "Bob Sneidar via use-livecode" < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I poked around on their web site. What is the advantage of this db over > other SQL db's? Price? Speed? Ease of config? > > Bob S > > > > On Aug 2, 2017, at 1

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-16 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Also.for anyone who is interested...I received a very reasonable and fair quote from Livecode Inc. to develop the driver library. Its going into our spreadsheet and some meetings in September. will keep y'all posted. On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 5:47 PM, Tom Glod wrote: >

Re: modal window = block handler?

2017-07-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
its on windows.i did a workaround for it . for sure it was continuing the handler after opening the window .. BUT i did find that there was a space missing between the name of the stack and "as modal" i didn't get an error from the engine ...so i never notice it before. i haven't gone

Re: modal window = block handler?

2017-07-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
omg its actually doing it ... the correction to the type did not solve it. its continuing to run the handler after the stack is opened as modal. not good. On Sun, Jul 9, 2017 at 4:08 PM, Tom Glod wrote: > its on windows.i did a workaround for it . > for sure it was

Re: modal window = block handler?

2017-07-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
no spotify On Sun, Jul 9, 2017 at 4:12 PM, Tom Glod wrote: > omg its actually doing it ... the correction to the type did not solve it. > > its continuing to run the handler after the stack is opened as modal. > > not good. > > On Sun, Jul 9, 2017 at 4:08 PM, Tom Glod

modal window = block handler?

2017-07-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi everyone, i only recently switched to v8 ..and have found out that in this version, opening a modal window does not block the handler that opened it (until the window closes) did that used to be a bug that is fixed now? is it a bug now? or was it a purposeful change in the engine?

Re: modal window = block handler?

2017-07-10 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
lesson learned .. happy i found out about this inconcistency now rather than later. going forward I am using a "wait until mywindowopen = 0 with messages" to make sure i get the same identical behavior on every platform. thanks as always you guys On Mon, Jul 10, 2017 at 11:18 AM, Bob

Re: Weird variable thing in 8.1.5

2017-07-18 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
I can't imagine the number of hours I would lose without having that option on. I have about 5 lines of code if not more. So maybe I need it more than most people. On Jul 16, 2017 3:38 PM, "Alex Tweedly via use-livecode" < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > On 16/07/2017 18:49,

Re: Momentum Scrolling Script

2017-06-28 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
nice going to try this out...I had a good scrolling script, but definitely not momentum based... will give it a shot...thanks. On Wed, Jun 28, 2017 at 1:04 PM, Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I just realized I had the wrong way of checking to see if

Re: Snapshot of computer desktop

2017-07-03 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
cool thanks Richmond. On Sat, Jul 1, 2017 at 5:34 PM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Frankly just a rehash and a tart-up of something I made in about 2002; > maybe useful: > > https://www.dropbox.com/s/okypdc1f9sx0ghu/STS.livecode.zip?dl=0 > > Love,

fonts v8 vs v9

2017-07-05 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi everyone Does anyone know what changed in version 9 to make all fonts look bolded ? the font of the ide seems slightly different too. font inside my application...big difference. Thanks Tom ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: fonts v8 vs v9

2017-07-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
). But this should not make all fonts look > bolded. If this is the case for you, can you file a bug report ( > http://quality.livecode.com) so as we investigate further? > > Best, > Panos > -- > > On Wed, Jul 5, 2017 at 7:45 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-liv

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Bob, >> > >> > Here is 1 minute of rethinkDB​... >> > >> > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKPKsBNw604 >> > >> > >> > Regards, >> > >> > Thierry >> > >> > >> > >> > >> > >

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
gt; > Here is 1 minute of rethinkDB​... > > > > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qKPKsBNw604 > > > > > > Regards, > > > > Thierry > > > > > > > > > > > > On Aug 2, 2017, at 14:12 , Tom Glod via use-livecode < > > >

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
/ donation request to spread the cost; while > I don't have a *need* for it, it might be a worthy target for (a small > amount) of my optional spending of my 'pocket money' ;-) > > Alex > > > > On 04/08/2017 21:12, Tom Glod via use-livecode wrote: > >> nahI need

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-05 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Mark, I don't really know what to make of that thread and I wouldn't pretend to understand everything thats being talked about here or thereso i'm jst thinking out loud. I believe I might have mis-spoken by calling it a driver. its really a LC external that acts as a driver. If you

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-05 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
k. Sent from my iPhone > On 6 Aug 2017, at 01:42, Tom Glod via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Hi Mark, > > I don't really know what to make of that thread and I wouldn't pretend to > understand everything thats being talked about here or thereso i'm

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-08 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
The plan so far is to work with the IT dept (guy or gal) and help them to set up safely and securely based on their particular requirements. Never considered providing our own boxes. but i might think about it now. There'd be an increased cost, but decreased costs elsewhere. Decisions

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-08 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
connect to a local database which (will or can be >>> part) of a distributed cluster. >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> On Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 10:53 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode < >>> use-livecode at li

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-07 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
his isn't a database function per se, it's > more like a sockets function. > > Bob S > > > > On Aug 5, 2017, at 16:42 , Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > If you go to this page . the specs say that it all happe

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-07 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
e, >> it's more like a sockets function. >> >> Bob S >> >> >> > On Aug 5, 2017, at 16:42 , Tom Glod via use-livecode < >> use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> > >> > If you go to this page . the specs say that it all happ

Re: Maximum size of SQLQuery with revDataFromQuery ?

2017-08-07 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
i can't say for surebut wouldn't the limit be the "size" of a variable in lc? ...and i think you can cram as much into your variable as you want as long as you have the available ramor you don't hit some OS limitlike the one i love so much in windows. i've done some pretty large

Re: Taking quotes on building LC external for RethinkDB

2017-08-16 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Richard, thanks for sharing more thoughts on this subject... its interesting to hear about your experience with the IT departments. I am anticipating just about anything and your message reminded me to literally be ready for all kinds of things. Its the beautiful thing about a web app

Re: Daybed 2.0 - A Library for Apache CouchDB

2017-08-19 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Great Job! thank you On Sat, Aug 19, 2017 at 9:20 AM, pink via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > For experimentation, you can setup a free account with IBM for Cloudant. > > The free account is for 1GB which is enough for around 2 million > records/revisions > > Cloudant

Re: Best Practice for updating the screen?

2017-05-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
really?. wait 0 with messages makes some sense but if we could retain responsiveness on long repeat loops without it ..then i am all game. i guess i will search the bug repository. thanks for this ... important timing for me as i am optimizing some of my long and crutial handlers..

Re: Ben Beaumont jumps ship.

2017-06-07 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
livecode is not going anywhere. not on my watch anyways... my plans for it are huge, and there is no way I am not following through with them. I am immensly grateful for the people devoted to it over at livecode incand if that ever changes and it needs stewardship ...I'll be the first in

Love this group

2017-06-01 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Just wanna say you guys are all awesomeI click on my mailing list filter and find tons of useful nuggets all the time. Saves me so much time in the long run. Appreciate everyone here. Tom ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com

Re: Changes to Msg Path from LC 7 to 8?

2017-06-08 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hey Tom...I jsut yesterday switched my huge project to 8.1.4 and when i first started migrating i had a lot of issues . i don't have an answer to your particular problem except to say that LC 8.1 engine is much more strict and actually more trustworthy and less ambiguous. every error i

Re: Changes to Msg Path from LC 7 to 8?

2017-06-08 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
glad u worked it out Tom On Thu, Jun 8, 2017 at 5:22 PM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > There's a spoil-sport in every crowd. :P > > > On 6/8/17 4:19 PM, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode wrote: > >> tExt is all I'll say ;) (thanks to Ken Ray for that

livecode connect framework

2017-06-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
hey everyone, I just learned about the livecode connect framework . it sounds great... my question is whether there is any chance on god's green earth that the framework is also for the community version? i have next to no hope for that, unless they dual license it, which they don't do as

Re: livecode connect framework

2017-06-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
i tried to attach a pdf of the email i received but it is being held for moderation. the newsletter was sent out earlier today. "our biggest technology announcement this year"... its a framework for rest API's for youtube,twitter,aws and a bunch more On Fri, Jun 9, 2017 at 12:14 PM, Tom Glod

Re: ANN: Widget Wizard

2017-06-14 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Thanks for sharing Mark. I still want to build one from scratch.. but after thatI'm going to use your wizard. well done, all the best. On Wed, Jun 14, 2017 at 7:37 AM, AndyP via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Hi Mark, > > Fantastic, nice idea, thanks for sharing.

asynchronous sockets

2017-06-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi everyone, I'm an open-source user and I am building socket communications for my application. I'm aware of the built in internet library and the tsNet library available to non-open source license owners. My question is "What isn't asyncronious about reading from and writing to sockets?" is

Re: asynchronous sockets

2017-06-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
. > > Thanks for answering Monte. > > https://livecode.com/async-data-transfer-in-livecode-problem-and-solution/ > > On Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 8:46 PM, Monte Goulding via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> >> > On 16 Jun 2017,

Re: asynchronous sockets

2017-06-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Goulding via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > On 16 Jun 2017, at 10:26 am, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > I'm an open-source user and I am building socket communications for my > > a

Re: asynchronous sockets

2017-06-16 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
2:22 pm, Tom Glod via use-livecode < >>> use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >>> >>> I'm relieved to hear that I think I misunderstood Todd's blog... >>> maybe >>> his was a purely volume related bottleneck and not the library he was >>

Re: livecode connect framework

2017-06-09 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
if the only hint is that its available to all attendees of the conference, we can't be sure i guess we will find out...what a great feature for LC and its bright future. In a way i am indifferent, since I can build my own handlers to talk to any api i want and i do want livecode inc to

new license type

2017-09-13 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hey folks, what you all think about the new license? I like it, I'll end up paying it before long, and I suspect a lot of people will too. Good move by Livecode Inc. ___ use-livecode mailing list use-livecode@lists.runrev.com Please visit this url to

Re: How to debug a hard crash of a windows standalone nowadays?

2017-09-18 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
jsut a shot in the dark.lol if you are hiding taskbar by any chancethere is a bug associated with that that gives a really hard crash. On Mon, Sep 18, 2017 at 11:59 AM, J. Landman Gay via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Have you tried the new remote debugging

Re: IconGrid widget v2.0.2

2017-09-13 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Andy, thanks for the great share and all your widgets as well as your dedication. I cannot try the widget yet since I am on 8.1.4 but I am wondering if you have tested the limits of the widget?. is it all ram based limits or are there others that you have encountered? On Wed, Sep 13,

Re: [OT] Alternative to Inkscape

2017-10-04 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
thanks for this, been looking for a replacement to fireworks which would let me switch to linux full time. On Wed, Oct 4, 2017 at 11:22 AM, AndyP via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Also for svg >

Re: In GRAB control

2017-10-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
richmond, are you asking a question or giving us code snippet to use? On Sun, Oct 15, 2017 at 1:01 PM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Imagine a stack with a picture of an orange in its centre . . . > > The picture: img "arancia", contains the

DG2 Question

2017-10-13 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Dear people in the know... i have some very quick questions about dg2 Is dg2 a widget control? will there be a way to convert dg1 grids to dg2 grids? or is it more of a facelift to the original dg library coupled with the graphics improvements? Thanks, Tom

Re: DG2 Question

2017-10-13 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
confined to the dg). > > Warmest Regards, > > Mark. > > Sent from my iPhone > > > On 13 Oct 2017, at 19:28, Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > > > Dear people in the know... i have some very quick questions about dg2 >

Re: datagrid in group with backgroundbehavior?

2017-09-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
just fyi. i don't know if this is what u need, but you can easily apply the same datagrid template to more than one data grid object. which could achieve the same result as a shared group in most use cases. On Wed, Sep 6, 2017 at 1:57 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <

Re: windows standalone seems double the file size in every version past 8.14

2017-09-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
http://post.spmailt.com/f/a/xp5QWwMlcQSP9Swndh52_g~~/AAGp3AA~/RgRbkY6vP0EIACzYHIgHi1BXA3NwY1gEAFkGc2hhcmVkYQdoZWxsb18xYA4zNS4xNjAuMTgyLjE1NkIKAAAvW7BZvkMIqFIddXNlLWxpdmVjb2RlQGxpc3RzLnJ1bnJldi5jb20JUQQARDFodHRwOi8vcXVhbGl0eS5saXZlY29kZS5jb20vc2hvd19idWcuY2dpP2lkPTIwMzM5RwJ7fQ~~ On Wed,

windows standalone seems double the file size in every version past 8.14

2017-09-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Yeah...I've been trying to test my stack with versions that are past 8.14 in hopes that certain glitches are getting resolved. and they are. everything seems to be running fine.. BUT the standalone is twice the size. what could be causing that? ...i've seen it a bunch of times now. I

find name of handler that triggered current handler

2017-09-28 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi folks, How do i find the name and location of a handler that triggered the current handler? somehow it seems like it should be possible and necessary, but i can't seem to find any reference to it. Thanks, Tom ___ use-livecode mailing list

Re: find name of handler that triggered current handler

2017-09-28 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
i think this will do thanks Mike On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 3:18 PM, Mike Bonner via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > Look at executionContexts in the dictionary, it should do what you want. > > On Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 1:15 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode &

Re: Thoughts on BLOBs in SQLite

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
I rely very much on SQLite and I do not use & store blobs at all. reason 1 is that it always required special handling which is a red flag reason 2 when I googled it ..it was all problems. so I base encode the binary variable and then save it in a text field in table. no problems and no bs

Re: notifications system using "the files"? bad idea?

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > On 8/23/2017 4:25 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode wrote: > > Hi folks, I'm building a notification systemand I don't want to add > > another DB query to the systemso my idea is to save notifications as &g

Re: "cleanser" for SQLite and UTF

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
interesting ... the filter in the dictionary should optionally search the text for each entry. i might add that as a feature request. On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 9:01 PM, Tom Glod wrote: > cuz its either utf-8 or utf-16. > > check the textencode and textdecode functions to

Re: notifications system using "the files"? bad idea?

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
i understand. Thats exactly what I am I am going with ease of implementation. the list of files would be obtained using "the files" function of livecode . from a mapped drive on a LAN. Thats what I am thinking. it should all be ok .. i hope the OS caches to memory the folder

Re: notifications system using "the files"? bad idea?

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
ertain query. > > Thanks guys > > On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 4:40 PM, Paul Dupuis via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> On 8/23/2017 4:25 PM, Tom Glod via use-livecode wrote: >> > Hi folks, I'm building a notification

Re: "cleanser" for SQLite and UTF

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
cuz its either utf-8 or utf-16. check the textencode and textdecode functions to find what you need. On Wed, Aug 23, 2017 at 6:45 PM, Dr. Hawkins via use-livecode < use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > I've really never paid much attention to UTF; 7 bit ASCII is fine for > everything

Re: notifications system using "the files"? bad idea?

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
t; cool, is already built, and should be easy to modify to do what you want. > (Its already set to distribute messages from clients to the server then out > to the rest of the clients who are attached) You'd just need to adjust > what you want it to do with the messages... > > On We

notifications system using "the files"? bad idea?

2017-08-23 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi folks, I'm building a notification systemand I don't want to add another DB query to the systemso my idea is to save notifications as a file in a folder, and the just read and process "the files" so the name of the file would contain the notification data i wouldn't have to

Interview wtth inventor of hypercard Bill Atkinson

2017-10-19 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Here is a great interview with Bill. in which he reveals among other things.. that when he invented Hypercard he was

Re: Revigniter Sessions

2017-12-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
d when you make > subsequent requests you need to set that cookie/value in the http headers > you are sending. > > see http://lists.runrev.com/pipermail/use-livecode/2008-July/112454.html > for a brief description. > > There ought to be a library to help, but I couldn't find on

Revigniter Sessions

2017-12-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi everyone, this may be a dumb question.but When I download a URL (from inside LC Standalone), which is a (LC Server Page) that generates a cookie, where does the cookie get saved? Is it accessible to me? I'm working on integrating LC Standalone with a Postgress DB via LC Server. I'd like

Re: Revigniter Sessions

2017-12-15 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
ode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > If the LC browser doesn't support cookies, probably nowhere. Session > cookies are kept in memory, and therefore likely inaccessible. > > Bob S > > > > On Dec 15, 2017, at 07:29 , Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com&g

Re: non-blocking http ... will tsnet end up in community?

2017-12-19 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
ement. > > > > What i would vote for is to add SFTP (synchronous) feature to the > Community Edition to allow secure FTP transfers. > > > > Matthias > > > > > >> Am 19.12.2017 um 00:50 schrieb Tom Glod via use-livecode < > use-livecode@

Re: non-blocking http ... will tsnet end up in community?

2017-12-19 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
tsNet - which > means they have no way to be able to release it under the Community > agreements. > > Alex. > > > > On 19/12/2017 20:13, Tom Glod via use-livecode wrote: > >> Hi Matthias... thank you for your thoughts. >> >> I think my post was less abo

non-blocking http ... will tsnet end up in community?

2017-12-18 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Everyone, I use the Community version for project, and recently I've been working with the LibURL Library to get some asynchronous server client communication going ...and if you've ever worked with that .. its clear there is much room for improvement there. Though I have no choice what

Re: Awful quiet around here

2017-11-14 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Heather i thought the same thing.. just fyi...I haven't heard details back from you about the talk during the jam. as far as I know my email problems are fixed, but let me know if they aren;t and I failed to respond to something. On Tue, Nov 14, 2017 at 9:11 AM, dunbarx via

Datagrid 2

2017-12-05 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi folks, I'm bidding on a project and would like to get a sense as to the eta of datagrid 2 especially on mobile. I would love to buy a LC Indy License and do the job. During Campaign the eta was oct/november, but i get they are just estimates. Is there a more up to date eta? Thanks, Tom

Re: Livecode Content Management System

2017-12-01 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
I recently started working with livecode server and revigniter after 5 years of strictly desktop dev..so I'd definately be able to help contribute to the development. I gotta say I love wordpress. but there is one thing I love more than that and its Livecode. So put me down for a yes.

Re: Datagrid 2

2017-12-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
mobile apps. The original DG works fine > even > > > for large DG's with horizontal and vertical scrolling, but MTF is even > > more > > > responsive. > > > ETA - they were talking about "soon" at the last LCG conference, which > I > > > woul

Re: non-blocking http ... will tsnet end up in community?

2017-12-20 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Charles gave a perfect example of 1 api that could easily be called more than once. Another example is syncing files to dropbox, but also attempting to download one at the same time, or even just updating the list of files in the folder as it may be syncing files. also, using any of google's

error Error 0 on socket?

2018-05-06 Thread Tom Glod via use-livecode
Hi Folks, I'm getting a strange socket error when I POST some base64 encoded data to a URL that has HTTPD Server running. Everything works fine when I send just a w bit of data... but a bigger chunk is giving me this error. "error Error 0 on socket" Does anyone have any idea what the

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