Jeanne A. E. DeVoto
jeanne at runrev.com
Tue Sep 10 17:36:00 CDT 2002
At 6:25 AM -0700 9/10/2002, mark mitchell wrote:
>The linkText is an amazing thing, but I still don't really get it.
>Where is the info that you put in here stored? Is it stored as a hidden
>custom property of the field? What is amazing is that you can rearrange
>everying, and the links don't get messed up. You can sort a field, you
>can fully edit the original linked chunk, even delete it entirely and
>retype something new there, and it will keep the same linkText. You can
>cut and paste the linked chunk into a new location in the field, and it
>will keep the original linkText.
It may help to think of the linkText as a sort of hidden text style, like
bold or italic. It's stored with the chunk, so it is retained when you
sort, etc., just like a text style.
Jeanne A. E. DeVoto ~ jeanne at runrev.com
Runtime Revolution Limited - The Solution for Software Development
More information about the use-livecode