"There was an error..."
rcozens at pon.net
Thu Dec 29 10:00:34 CST 2005
>>I have a stack that runs fine interpretively on both Win XP (Rev
>>2.6.1) & Mac OSX (Rev 2.1.2). It also compiles and runs correctly
>>on OSX. The stack is compressed & decompressed with each transfer
>>Compiling on Windows gives me "There was an error while saving the
>>standalone application." That's nice to know; but it gives me
>>little to go on to track down the error.
>>Other Windows compiles into the same folder have worked with no problem.
>>Ideas or suggestions, anyone?
>This gets asked a lot, so I have some boilerplate. Maybe something
>in here will help.
Thanks for posting this, I'm saving it for future reference.
I have exorcised the bug; but don't know where or how: I created an
empty stack and cut & pasted between the original & new stacks. I
reached a point where the stacks _appeared_ to be identical except
for the stack file name and application builder settings. At this
point I was still able to build standalones from the new stack;
however, the first couple of times I tried changing the file name and
standalone settings, I reached a state where "There was an error...."
The third time worked...mine not to reason why.
Rob Cozens, CCW
Serendipity Software Company
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