Some Basic Misunderstandings/Problems with RunRev - a suggestion
mpetrides at earthlink.net
Wed Apr 14 14:42:39 CDT 2004
Thanks, Richard. I haven't really played all that much with arrays in
Rev yet. And I know nothing (yet) about custom properties, so you've
given me a place to start.
On Apr 14, 2004, at 3:21 PM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Marian Petrides wrote:
>> I have no idea whether this would work or not (having never tried to
>> save anything from a standalone) but could you:
>> 1) From within the standalone save the data you want to a text file
>> when the user presses OK and before closing the standalone app.
>> 2) Next time the standalone gets run, as part of the openStack
>> handler read the data from this text file into a series of global
>> 3) Use these globals to set the values of the controls
>> Would this do what you want?
>> To the other listees: would this work?
> I can't imagine why it wouldn't, but rather than working with a bunch
> of separate globals by name you could use one array. The extra
> benefit of using an array is that you can store its contents in one
> set the customProperties of stack tMyDataStack to tMyArray
> For more on using arrays for data storage see:
> Richard Gaskin
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