arrays in custom properties--not possible?

David Vaughan dvk at dvkconsult.com.au
Tue Sep 17 22:00:01 CDT 2002


On Wednesday, Sep 18, 2002, at 07:12 Australia/Sydney, Sannyasin 
Sivakatirswami wrote:

> on storePrefs
>   repeat with x = 1 to (the number of fields of this stack)
>     put  fld x into gPrefsArray[the short name of fld x]
>   end repeat
>   set the cPrefs of this stack to gPrefsArray
> end storePrefs
>
> the above fails, apparently because the attempt to set a custom 
> property to an array is unacceptable. Is this a known limitation? 
> "Tell me its not so..."

"Tis so..." except as Dave Cragg pointed out. Your other alternative is 
to use a custom property as an array, directly, rather than setting it 
to an array. So, refer to cPrefs[the short name of field x] and skip 
the gPrefsArray bit.

cheers
David
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