On 11/10/20 1:14 AM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote:
J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 11/9/20 3:54 PM, Richard Gaskin via use-livecode wrote:
>> And WTH happened to LC's error reporting dialog?
> Standalones have always reported this way on both desktop and mobile.
> It is up to the developer to include the translated references if
> they want to see those. Generally I don't bother, I provide the
> optional built-in ability to send email to support or save a file.
> I can translate the numbers myself since the meanings usually mean
> nothing to the end-user anyway.
I've been using my own error-reporting for so long I can't recall seeing the default standalone
I have made a couple of quickies where I just used LC's error reporting, but clumsy as that
design is at least the output from the "Send Report" button is more useful than the raw list of
triplet integers. >
How has such ungraceful error handling become acceptable?
Why is the least useful thing the easiest for new developers to do?
Shouldn't it be easy for LC devs to deliver a great application experience?
I can't remember a time when it *didn't* report the triplets outside of the IDE. That's why you
and I wrote the Error Lookup stack. ;)
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jac...@hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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