The Case of the Disappearing Custom Property

Andre Garzia soapdog at
Wed Feb 9 15:23:04 EST 2005

On Feb 9, 2005, at 3:06 AM, Dan Shafer wrote:

> Saved as a standalone, this does not work. I spent about 3 hours on 
> this today and what I've found after a lot of tracing is that in the 
> standalone app, the custom property containing the password against 
> which the user's entry is to be matched is empty. I have an answer 
> dialog that displays the value of that property. In the IDE, it shows 
> the property correctly and the stack works. In the runtime, that 
> dialog says the custom property has no value in it.
> Known bug? I can't find anything on this in Mozilla. I'm going to 
> resort to placing the password into the stack as a variable, but that 
> seems somehow less elegant.
> Dan


what is the name of the property and to whom it belongs?
I have a stripAndShip handler here that will destroy properties 
beggining with Dev and clear fields begginning with the word "field_" 
you're not using some similar handler? Or maybe you're using some 
reserved word... don't know...


Andre Alves Garzia ð 2004 ð BRAZIL

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