ambassador at fourthworld.com
Mon Aug 2 19:15:46 EDT 2004
Mark Wieder wrote:
> RG> My rule of thumb is to avoid tokens implemented "for compatibility".
> RG> The old MC docs didn't even include any that weren't fully implemented,
> RG> tucking them away into a note on compatibility with other tools.
> I'm thinking these should all be deprecated and the SuperCard
> compatibility stuff only activated if scAddressing is turned on, the
> way the current HyperCard compatibility mode works with hcAddressing.
Or maybe better, we could have a global property called something like
"compatibilityErrors", which would throw exceptions for tokens that
don't normally throw errors but aren't fully supported either.
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