Re: could not encode class bundle

2017-01-22 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Pianos, This kind of error message seems so useful that I wonder why it isn't in the IDE by default. One thing that I could wish for is more error messages and/or help for folks going through the app building process. Like, why isn't there an error message that warns the developer that they are

Re: Script Editor fixable? (was: Configuring a Sublime Text project to notify LiveCode IDE about updates to script only stacks)

2017-02-22 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I agree with Roger, There needs to be a useful script editor bundled with livecode. I'm suspecting that a lot of the impetus for sublime text and other external editors has to do with professional developers' need to use github with script only stacks. For entry level users, the built in editor

Re: Script Editor fixable? (was: Configuring a Sublime Text project to notify LiveCode IDE about updates to script only stacks)

2017-02-22 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richard, That makes good sense. A mothership sanctioned powerful external editor, with detailed install instructions, would be very nice and would better support those with higher professional aspirations for livecode. Best, Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Feb 22, 2017, at

Re: Code signing - not out of the wood yet: please help!

2017-01-17 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
. There are > after all a lot of successful LiveCode developers, but these deployment > issues don’t appear that often on this list. Yet I can’t believe that anyone > could find this stuff straightforward when they first try it. > > Onward! > > Thanks again > > Graham >

Re: Code signing - not out of the wood yet: please help!

2017-01-17 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Graham, I've had similar hair pulling experiences. Mathias' instructions are great initial steps. What you need to do after you get the developer certificate and get it into your keychain, is to actually do the signing. I've tried App Wrapper 3, which a lot of folks have used, but found that it

Re: vertical text?

2017-04-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Tiemo, I do this by creating a text field, putting the text into it, sizing it to just fit the text, capturing it to an image, rotating and placing the image of the text field, then deleting the source text field. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Apr 11, 2017, at 8:42 AM,

Re: Could not open module file

2017-04-05 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
oes the stack contain a spinner widget from > LiveCode 9.0 DP x? If yes, this will not compile in LiveCode 8.x. > > Best, > Panos > > On 6 Apr 2017 02:35, "William Prothero via use-livecode" < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Building a stand-alone

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

2017-03-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
You encrypt the trial password and compare the encrypted values. Bill William Prothero http://ed.earthednet.org > On Mar 7, 2017, at 3:28 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > wrote: > > Thanks Peter. But then how will I know programmatically if the password is >

Re: Sneaky email messages

2017-07-29 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richmond, You can post to a server script that will send email. This is very useful if your students use different machines in a classroom and you want to notify the instructor, but can't rely on the local machine's email settings. It ought to be able to be done using whatever hosting account

Re: Sneaky email messages

2017-07-31 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I would hope that users get some kind if privacy notification that they must agree to. For example, if students are taking an online course, it will be useless unless they agree to having their scores or grades for their work sent in. Best, Bill P William Prothero http://ed.earthednet.org

Re: sms,MMS, and Push Notificstions

2017-08-15 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
://es.earthednet.org > On Aug 15, 2017, at 8:28 AM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > There is a LC stack that John wrote that you can use. > > On Tue, Aug 15, 2017 at 11:13 AM, prothero--- via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.r

Re: sms,MMS, and Push Notificstions

2017-08-15 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
ush is pretty easy/straightforward in LC, but there are multiple QR's > out to add features/fix things on them. > > On Mon, Aug 14, 2017 at 11:01 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Thanks, Stephen: >> What we are using

Re: Background behavior use

2017-08-13 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
> cards, then set the group to behave like a background. You can turn a single > object into a group. > > Regards > Tore Nilsen > > >> 13. aug. 2017 kl. 06:57 skrev William Prothero via use-livecode >> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com>: >> >>

Re: Augmented Earth now on the App Store!

2017-07-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Jonathon, Re password changing. If someone has forgotten their password, what most sites do is send a reset link to a registered email. For even better security, a code is sent to the user's message system, which must be received and entered before reset can be accomplished. If a person has

Re: Biased testing and micro-coaching

2017-07-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Jonathon, I feel your pain. In my case, I was initiated by my students and very quickly learned how to ask the questions a newbie would ask. I also paid small amounts to graduate students to get their feedback. One of my very effective testers is my grandson, my wife, any of my colleagues who

Re: Refreshing question

2017-07-12 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I'm curious how you manage nearly simultaneous change requests from different users. I can see issues if your application is some kind of real time multi-user game, but if the changes are stored to a file or database, it makes sense. This idea seems interesting and I'm thinking how I might

Re: Refreshing question

2017-07-12 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Whoops, I missed the earlier posts. My question was answered. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Jul 12, 2017, at 9:31 AM, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode > wrote: > >> On 2017-07-12 18:28, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode wrote: >> Option (3)

Re: Window layering

2017-07-19 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
My 2c, Mark Waddingham deserves promotion to a state of eternal bliss for his magnificent command of the virtue of patience. Best, Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Jul 19, 2017, at 11:51 AM, Mark Waddingham via use-livecode > wrote: > > On

Re: Google Static Maps Problem

2017-06-30 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
t from my iPhone > >> On Jun 30, 2017, at 10:10 AM, William Prothero via use-livecode >> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> Jonathan: >> Here is a link to my test stack and some files I found that have various >> code to find the corners of the dow

Re: Google Static Maps Problem

2017-06-30 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Herman, I can't begin to tell you how much I appreciate you doing this! Thanks so much!! I'm off my computer for the day, but will run it through its paces tomorrow. Thanks again! Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Jun 30, 2017, at 8:27 PM, hh via use-livecode >

Re: Google Static Maps Problem

2017-07-01 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Hermann, I'll definitely share a demo. Re a LC Global talk, I'm unable to commit full day slots this summer, so sorry for that. I'm hoping I can get some of the new techniques and info from future docs and discussions and, except for this Google maps issue, I'm on top of my project. Thanks

Re: Recursion limit

2017-07-04 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Why not put this in a "repeat forever" loop and test for iStopp=0, then exit repeat when true? Put 1 into iStopp Repeat while iStopp<>0 Intersect testing code that puts 0 into iStopp, appropriately If iStopp=0 then Exit repeat End if End repeat Of course, there is probably some

Re: Make numberFormat even better AND Cognitive Load

2017-04-26 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Curry, This is great and best of all is the table of examples. This, in the dictionary, would have made my thrashing around with format, to get what In wanted a lot easier. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Apr 26, 2017, at 2:31 AM, Curry Kenworthy via use-livecode >

Re: Make numberFormat even better AND Cognitive Load

2017-04-26 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Folks, This thread addresses two issues with numbers. The main issue being discussed is the display of numbers. This is very important and the main point of diddling with numberformat. I like the idea of making a behavior we can all use to format numbers in a variety of ways. The other one is

Re: Maje numberFormst even better

2017-04-25 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richard, I'd love to see the behavior script. Soon I'll be needing something like that. I can roll my own, but will save a lot of time if there is a shareable version. Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Apr 25, 2017, at 9:53 AM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode >

Re: Make numberFormat even better

2017-04-25 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
platform capabilities. Best, Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Apr 25, 2017, at 9:27 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Variable Typing! EEEK!!! > > Bob S > > >> On Apr 25, 2017, at 08:33 , p

Re: Scanning for inclusions

2017-04-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richard, For me, it's a pain point because when I try to build a standalone and I don't have one of the widgets linked, I only get a message saying "module not found" or something like that. Seems it would be easy to notify the name of the in-found module. Best, Bill William Prothero

Re: Getting a Google MAP

2017-04-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Thanks for the openstreetmap link. I'm really liking the Google maps option since my app is being developed for free distribution to educators and I am not particularly interested in streets. The satellite or terrain views are what I want. Now all I have to do is figure out how to get the

Re: Make numberFormat even better

2017-04-25 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Folks, What I see in this discussion is extreme efforts to do something that is straightforward and transparent in other languages (I can see these suggested solutions as creating unnecessary complexity).That is to simply declare some variable types. E.g. variable ix=integer double variable

Re: Completely OT - flat earth

2017-08-22 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Totality in Corvallis, Or, USA. Awesome! Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Aug 22, 2017, at 7:09 AM, Colin Holgate via use-livecode > wrote: > > Here’s a video I took from my plane seat yesterday: > >

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

2017-05-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Tiemo, +1 Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On May 11, 2017, at 6:16 AM, Ralph DiMola via use-livecode > wrote: > > This would be a great enhancement. Coming from VB land I really miss the VB > IDE right click "Last position" menu option in LC.

Re: English Like?

2017-05-24 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Ok,ok, I hear y'all about the approachability of the htalk language. I do know that when we get familiar with an intellectual construct, we tend to give validity to information or attitudes that agree with that construct. Confirmation bias seemed to be a huge factor in news "facts" acceptance

Re: Help me test Levure

2017-06-10 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Trevor, I'm very interested in this. I'm on the road for a week, but will download and test it as soon as I get settled. Best, Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Jun 10, 2017, at 9:35 AM, Trevor DeVore via use-livecode > wrote: > > On Sat,

Re: Instantiaing Grouped Controls - Templates - Responsive

2017-06-13 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
What about "keepGroupRect"? Like set the keepGroupRect of grp "xyz" to true That way it explicitly limits it to groups. Or it could be "KeepRect" but that might imply a more general meaning. Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Jun 13, 2017, at 5:44 PM, Richard Gaskin via

Re: LC Global - my experience

2017-06-18 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I suspect that "jumping to the good parts" is a major feature for some. I keep getting these ads that promise me very valuable, revealing, even shocking information, but I have to listen to 15 minutes of intro crap, then a pitch for a purchase. Needless to say, I don't waste time on it. Bill P

Re: Image Caching / defaultfolder weirdness

2017-05-05 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Can you use the specialfolderpath function to get the correct locations of your resources on various os's? Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On May 5, 2017, at 5:33 AM, Phil Jimmieson via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi folks, > I’ve got an

Re: Script Editor Autocomplete Optional?

2017-09-15 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Me too. I'm going to use it. It will be a great reminder of what commands are available. It's great to see these new modern features get implemented! Great work! Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Sep 14, 2017, at 10:57 PM, Scott Morrow via use-livecode >

Re: [OT] Alan Kay is angry

2017-09-17 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
A very thought-provoking read especially about culture and how we are taught in our schools. It makes me wonder if some of the folks who aren't concerned about "truth" in American politics (including it's relationship to science) these days are a result of an educational system that too often

Re: [OT] Alan Kay is angry

2017-09-19 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
In my view, programming is different from, say: applying scientific reasoning to solve a problem. If we think of what "tools" are available to address a particular problem, the tools of a software language are prescribed, limited, and require specific knowledge of terminology and what can be

Re: 'manual' Copy and paste of multiple objects to new card ungroups grouped objects

2017-10-13 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Isn’t this the opposite of what Randy said? Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Oct 13, 2017, at 5:47 AM, dunbarx via use-livecode > wrote: > > Just to be clear, turning OFF "Select Grouped" will allow an intact group to > be copied. If that

Curious about widget security

2017-09-09 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Given the huge breach with Equifax, I've been thinking about lesser, security issues. Does the browser widget save trackers, cookies, and other marketing type thingies? If so, I wonder if it would be possible to delete them upon closing an app. What do,you,think? Bill P William Prothero

Re: Dismiss Keyboard on Mobile

2017-09-30 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I wonder if simply setting the "editable" property of the field, in code, would close the keyboard. Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Sep 30, 2017, at 10:46 AM, Sannyasin Brahmanathaswami via use-livecode > wrote: > > Yes peruising the

Re: Parent of Target

2017-08-23 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Odd. I wouldn't have guessed the dependence on "in time" for the send command. Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Aug 23, 2017, at 8:22 AM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > >> On 08/23/2017 07:59 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote:

Re: lock screen gotcha revisited

2017-08-21 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I didn't realize that the lockscreen command only applied to the handler that sets it. Does this mean that each script has to set lockscreen if it needs it? If lockscreen was either globally true or not, you could do: On doscreenstuff1 Set lockscreen to true Handler1 Handler2

Re: lock screen gotcha revisited

2017-08-21 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Seems like it would be much simpler if lockscreen just kept the screen locked until unlockscreen was invoked, but there was an update screen command when forced updates were needed. No counters to keep track of. Best Bill William Prothero http://ed.earthednet.org > On Aug 21, 2017, at 10:40

Re: Autocomplete toggle?

2017-10-04 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I use Movavi for screen capture and quick editing. It is inexpensive, and also has a very nice video format converter. http://m.movavi.com/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIlZDa0qbX1gIViG5-Ch0R5gwwEAAYASAAEgL_wvD_BwE Best, Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org On Oct 4, 2017, at 8:28 AM, Mark Talluto

Re: The coming of SVG

2017-11-03 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
This is great news! Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Nov 3, 2017, at 8:18 AM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode > wrote: > > OOOH. Cool. So pretty soon maybe I can render interfaces in Sketch > after applying themes from my favorite interface

Was I hallucinating? Totally OT, perhaps relevant

2017-11-08 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I wonder if any of journalists had this happen to you. Admittedly, I was laying sick in bed at the time. I clearly and distinctly heard my iPhone or iPad say “Alibaba”. Could this be either 1) an alien from outer space, 2) some nefarious plot by that Chinese version of Amazon, 3)or worse?

Re: Was I hallucinating? Totally OT, perhaps relevant

2017-11-08 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Sorry, I don’t even know what language this is. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Nov 8, 2017, at 2:30 AM, prothero--- via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Eën®sÚ¶¬zX¯yÊyº.Ç¬–+-²»§­ëÜ¢`Þ–+Þ­çS¢šè¶«¡æ«¶^j¹âž (–ëb¢{(®^qè¯y×ë

Re: Was I hallucinating? Totally OT, perhaps relevant

2017-11-08 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Folks, Autocorrect foiled me again! I meant to say: I wonder if any of you have had this happen to you? With hackers able to listen in on locked phones, I wonder. Best, Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Nov 8, 2017, at 2:25 AM, prothero--- via use-livecode > <use

Re: Was I hallucinating? Totally OT, perhaps relevant

2017-11-08 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
list with this question. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Nov 8, 2017, at 8:40 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > > Did you jailbreak your iPhone? > > Bob S > > >> On Nov 8, 2017, at 02:25 , p

Re: Was I hallucinating? Totally OT, perhaps relevant

2017-11-08 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
My only contact with Alexa was at Christmas, 2 yrs ago. I don’t activate “hey, Siri” on any of my devices. I’ll have to check my Kindle Fire, tho but I’m pretty sure I didn’t turn it on. I’ll update this group if I find anything interesting. Best, Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org

Re: Question: script only stacks in iOS?

2018-04-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
om> wrote: > >> On 4/27/18 4:04 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode wrote: >> Folks: >> I can’t seem to get an external script only stack to get assigned to the >> “Stacks” list for an iOS app in LC 9.0.0. Thus, it appears to me that all >> stacks must be su

Re: Certificate Problems

2018-05-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
sole, and see what errors are happening at > that time. > > >> On May 11, 2018, at 9:09 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode >> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> Thanks for the suggestion. >> I tried it, but it didn’t work. I do know that

Re: Certificate Problems

2018-05-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Open that. There’s a Filter option, which you could type > in some letters once you know what process is going on that you want to watch. > > >> On May 11, 2018, at 9:15 PM, prothero--- via use-livecode >> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> That sounds

Re: Certificate Problems

2018-05-12 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
you use the correct app id. > > Best, > Panos > > On Sat, May 12, 2018, 03:33 prothero--- via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Thanks, Colin, >> I’m off the computer for the night and will give it a go tomorrow. >> Best, >> B

Re: Sean?

2018-05-08 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Folks, I second what Lagi posted. A donation may not only provide needed funds, but sends a message to Sean, and all on this list, that we are a community that care not only about the product we are creating, but the folks who are creating it. That message is sent, whether the donation is 5 or

Re: NavBar widget in LC9.0.0

2018-05-23 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
23, 2018 at 9:10 PM Brian Milby <br...@milby7.com> wrote: >>> >>> Can’t test right now, but this is from the dictionary: >>> >>> set the hilitedItem of widget to itemNumber >>> >>> On Wed, May 23, 2018 at 8:05 PM William Prothero via us

Re: NavBar widget in LC9.0.0

2018-05-24 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Andrew, Tnx for the feedback. I made a test stack and, indeed, it works fine. The stack built in a much older version of livecode, though. Could it be that I need to do something to get the latest widget into my project? Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On May 24,

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
enough to do decryption. Kee says a >> long enough salt makes decryption virtually impossible because the >> number of scrambled combinations becomes astronomical, too many to >> pre-compute. >> >> That's what I've pieced together, I welcome any corrections. This has >

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
the salt are unique/used, it may be better to >>> generate your own key instead of using the built in password and salt, but >>> I’m not a security expert. >>> >>> If you are just using a password, then a random salt is added. That means >>> that each encrypt

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
>> On Thu, Jun 7, 2018 at 9:12 AM, prothero--- via use-livecode >> wrote: >> Folks, >> A stack that demonstrates the various kinds and best practices for >> encryption would be very useful, as the privacy issue has become so >> important. When I get encryp

Re: Strange error from iOS Standalone Builder

2018-05-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I think this is the admin password for your Macintosh. If you haven’t set one, you do this in System Preferences, under the Apple symbol at upper left. Click on “Users and Groups” and you will see the “Change Password” button. Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On May

Re: SQL Help

2018-06-01 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Jun 1, 2018, at 7:49 PM, prothero--- via use-livecode > wrote: > > Tnx for the input, folks. Yes, I want all of the columns. I could specify > them each, because there are not many of them, but .. > > I’m done for the evening, and will try y

Re: SQL Help

2018-06-01 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
>> >> If my memory as I am falling asleep for the night serves me right. >> >> >> >>> On 6/1/2018 8:31 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode wrote: >>> Folks: >>> Maybe someone can answer this easily and save me some hair pulling. I kn

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Hmmm If the salt is included in the encrypted text, doesn’t that enable anyone who intercepts it to decrypt it more easily, invalidating the purpose of using the salt in the first place. Or, if the server decrypting the text uses a standard, but secret, salt that is known by both parties,

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
e password would mean 2.27 * 10^57 rainbow tables. Just isn’t >>> practical. So they would have to snag your password table, see the salts >>> for each password, create a rainbow table for that salt, then do a lookup >>> to see if the hash you stored is in the rainbo

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richard, I’m talking about using the LC encrypt command, with aes-256 encryption. I’m trying to figure out how the “salt” works, because my php code sends me a warning that I am not using a salt, or IV to encrypt the sql query. I bought Andre Garza’s database software and have modified it

Re: Differences between Commercial and Community versions of LiveCode

2018-06-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I’ve been having questions about aes 256 encryption lately. I encrypt MySQL queries and data ,(in livecode) before sending it to a php script on my remote server. The php version returns a warning message that I am not using a salt, which reduces security. Ok, but I can’t find info about how to

Re: Differences between Commercial and Community versions of LiveCode

2018-06-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
;> On Jun 6, 2018, at 14:16 , prothero--- via use-livecode >> wrote: >> >> I’ve been having questions about aes 256 encryption lately. I encrypt MySQL >> queries and data ,(in livecode) before sending it to a php script on my >> remote server. The php version ret

Re: worth it's salt in security

2018-06-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
a password hash, use a 32 char salt, and store the salt along with the > password hash, and toss the password, don’t store it. > > Kee > >> On Jun 6, 2018, at 2:52 PM, prothero--- via use-livecode >> wrote: >> >> I’m in LC 9.0.0 and Encryption is discussed, an

Re: AES-256 Encryption Best Practices

2018-07-03 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Jul 2, 2018, at 10:56 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode > wrote: > > Brian, thanks for the feedback. > > I started by using random bytes, which was ok, but the php base64encode would > only encode characters. So, I couldn’t get the ret

Re: Segmented Control widget mouseDown

2018-05-01 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I had the same experience as Andrew. I would love to see a mousedown and mouseup message sent to this widget. Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On May 1, 2018, at 10:16 PM, Andrew Bell via use-livecode > wrote: > > (apologies, this was

Re: URGENT: MergGoogle no longer works on iOS: CLIENTS VERY UNHAPPY

2018-05-02 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Sean, I’ve seen you on this list, and the Director list for years. You have been someone whose kind responses and help have been very appreciated. Please know that there are many people who care about you and wish you the best. Please take a deep breath and don’t do anything that you haven’t

Re: Mac app code signing for beginners

2018-04-29 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
res. > > be well, > randy > > Randy Hengst > www.classroomFocusedSoftware.com > > >> On Apr 29, 2018, at 9:51 AM, prothero--- via use-livecode >> <use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: >> >> I write a couple of apps for myself, that run on Apple iPhone

Re: Mac app code signing for beginners

2018-04-29 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Mark, I think we can complain about Apple, but they are going to do what they want. My hope is to make it more clear where we get hung up so hopefully they (whoever writes the docs) can write them in a way that answers the questions we face. I think it’s a big challenge, but it’s the world we

Re: Emergency Help?

2018-05-03 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Lags, Can you post a link to the go fund me site for Sean, where I can make donations? I’m in the US and I get 53 sites when I search on his name. I’d like to make a donation. Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On May 3, 2018, at 6:51 AM, Lagi Pittas via use-livecode >

Re: Mac app code signing for beginners

2018-04-29 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I write a couple of apps for myself, that run on Apple iPhone and iPad. I have to buy certificates from the Apple Developer site. They stop working after a year. However, some of the apps I get on the Apple store haven’t been updated for more than a year, yet they still work. I wonder if it has

Re: any tricks to make SHELL non blocking?

2018-02-04 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Totally ot, My mother in law had an iron drain deteriorate, with roots and cracks all through it, and Roto Rooter was able to ream it and put in some kind of epoxy liner, so nothing had to be dug up. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Feb 4, 2018, at 7:53 AM, Dr. Hawkins via

Re: LiveCode Widget Factory

2018-02-21 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
This is a wonderful development and should add tremendously to Livecode’s desirability as a development platform. Bill P William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org On Feb 21, 2018, at 2:56 PM, hh via use-livecode wrote: >> Todd F. wrote: >> I have been in touch

CEF browser question

2018-08-03 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Folks, As I was working on and testing the browser widget, which seemed to fail when tested on my iPhone, I thought the problem was with the browser widget, but it turned out to be that I was trying to link to a web site that wouldn’t let me load it because I was using a vpn on my iPhone. The

Re: Trouble getting Browser Widget to work on iOS

2018-07-25 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
u are effectively hiding and showing the browser) then set the > visible of the scroller to false when the browser is active and back to true > when you’re no longer using it. > > HTH, > > Terry > > From: use-livecode on behalf of > William Prothero via use-livecode &g

Re: 3WDevolution question

2018-09-05 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
//livecloud.io/> > nursenotes.net <http://nursenotes.net/> > canelasoftware.com <http://www.canelasoftware.com/> > > > > >> On Sep 4, 2018, at 10:41 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode >> wrote: >> >> Richard: >> I’ve been playi

Re: 3WDevolution question

2018-09-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Frankly, I would prefer the ide tools palette and the Devo tools palette overlap at will. One or the other can be in front, overlapped or not. I generally only use the ide tools when creating UI objects, so most of the time it’s invisible. Currently, to get the Devo palette to go as far left

Re: [ANN] Release 9.0.1 RC-1

2018-07-10 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richard, Got it. Took overnight. Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Jul 10, 2018, at 9:04 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode > wrote: > > William Prothero wrote: > > > On 07/09/2018 01:41 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote: > >> Here (Los Angeles) the

Re: [Bug 19998] The non-appearance of Polygon graphics in LC

2018-07-10 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I wonder if, rather than buying a new computer, running Linux on a VMware, Parallels, or even boot camp. But then, can a Linux version create Mac standalone? Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Jul 10, 2018, at 9:18 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode > wrote: > >

Re: [Bug 19998] The non-appearance of Polygon graphics in LC

2018-07-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Richmond, Just wondering how you have time to do all that you do! I’m awed! Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Jul 11, 2018, at 7:59 AM, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode > wrote: > > Here are some rude words and phrases that come pretty high on my sh*t list >

Re: Docker

2018-07-11 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Sock-re-Bleu, this is an odd thread. William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Jul 11, 2018, at 3:08 PM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode > wrote: > > OIC! Dwarves, being generally mischievous, and trolls color blind, I can see > how you could run into some QC issues. > > Bob S >

Re: AES-256 Encryption Best Practices

2018-07-03 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
I haven’t spent the time to get familiar with github, but after I modify the php to use a random iv for the return data, I’m happy with any way to disseminate it for others. I’ll post a new link, when I’m done. Probably later today. I will also remove the link to my server. Then, I invite you

Re: Can't seem to build standalone in LC9.0.0

2018-04-06 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
was awesome! :D :D: D please > please try to report the bug and help the team find it. software is a hard > hard problem. > > > > On Fri, Apr 6, 2018 at 8:59 PM, William Prothero via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Found sol

Re: Can't seem to build standalone in LC9.0.0

2018-04-07 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Pianos, Thanks for the hint. I’m busy this morning, but will try your fix this afternoon and get back. Best, Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Apr 6, 2018, at 11:06 PM, panagiotis merakos via use-livecode > wrote: > > Hi Bill, > > In

Re: [OT] - anybody having trouble with 'Transmit' FTP client on a Mac?

2018-04-17 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Graham, I don’t know about Transmit or FileZilla, but in LC9, under standalone settings, I see a checkbox for both 32 and 64 bit stand-alones on Mac anyway. Best, Bill William Prothero http://earthlearningsolutions.org > On Apr 17, 2018, at 7:14 AM, Graham Samuel via use-livecode >

Re: Any feedback for InstaMaker or WinSignHelper?

2018-04-16 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Matthias I really appreciate you sharing these tools. It’s a real need. I will be needing to distribute an app in the next month and will provide feedback. Best, Bill William Prothero http://ed.earthednet.org > On Apr 16, 2018, at 9:49 AM, Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode >

Re: New stack window has 2 title bars

2018-03-20 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
ding to the bug > report. > > Best, > Panos > -- > > On Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 5:28 PM, prothero--- via use-livecode < > use-livecode@lists.runrev.com> wrote: > >> Tnx, Panos. I’ll try to love with it until it gets fixed. Or, is,there a >> workaround?

Re: New stack window has 2 title bars

2018-03-20 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
his report: > > http://quality.livecode.com/show_bug.cgi?id=19276 > > This happens because of a new feature in MacOS Sierra (you can have tabbed > windows), which LC does not fully support yet. > > Best, > Panos > -- > > On Tue, Mar 20, 2018 at 12:51 AM, ELS proth

Re: Dinamyc variables.

2018-03-18 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Can you use value(cdname) ? Haven’t tried it, tho. Bill William Prothero http://es.earthednet.org > On Mar 18, 2018, at 7:08 PM, Heriberto Torrado via use-livecode > wrote: > > > Dear Livecode programmers, > > I am trying to create a new variable with the name

Re: Examples of encryption for database access

2018-06-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Here’s an interesting link re iv vectors. It says iv can be sent in plain view. Hmmm http://www.cryptofails.com/post/70059609995/crypto-noobs-1-initialization-vectors But, I thought having the iv vector in plain view was also a security risk. Perhaps I’m belaboring this and I apologize if I

Re: Examples of encryption for database access

2018-06-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
49 PM, Brian Milby wrote: >>>>> >>>>> Random IV means that an attacker can not generate a dictionary in >>>>> advance. Knowing it at the same time is not an issue since they cypher is >>>>> not cracked. The other reason is that the IV

Re: Examples of encryption for database access

2018-06-28 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
28, 2018, at 12:30 PM, Mark Wieder via use-livecode > wrote: > >> On 06/28/2018 09:17 AM, William Prothero via use-livecode wrote: >> >> I understand Mark’s comment about putting the key and IV vector in the >> .htaccess file. I will do this as soon as I figure ou

Re: Widget imageWidget_v110

2018-10-17 Thread prothero--- via use-livecode
Herman, Your contributions are amazing and always push the bounds of what can be done with livecode. I’ll download this when I get back to my computer. Best, Bill William Prothero http://ed.earthednet.org > On Oct 17, 2018, at 8:59 AM, hh via use-livecode > wrote: > > ### v1.0.0 Aug 25,

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