Machine() function not showing Mac?

Frank Leahy frank at backtalk.com
Tue Feb 22 10:54:03 CST 2005


The machine() function is certainly a call into the Mac Toolbox, and if 
that doesn't have an entry for your machine, then it returns "unknown". 
  RunRev can't do any better than that.

-- Frank

Web Photos Pro: Software for Photo Bloggers and Other Photo Power Users
See us on the web at http://www.webphotospro.com/

On Feb 21, 2005, at 1:04 AM, use-revolution-request at lists.runrev.com 
wrote:

> From: Dar Scott <dsc at swcp.com>
> Subject: Re: Machine() function not showing Mac?
> To: How to use Revolution <use-revolution at lists.runrev.com>
> Message-ID: <98f1704be7963821decd05f73b5b509e at swcp.com>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII; format=flowed
>
>
> On Feb 20, 2005, at 5:36 AM, graham samuel wrote:
>
>> but on a Mac (Blue and White G3, running 10.3.7), I get
>>
>> unknown
>>
>> The platform() function works fine on both machines.
>
> I get "unknown" on 10.3.8 on MMD (dual 1.25GHz G4).
>
> Well, linux hasn't checked in, so I'm just guessing, but it seems
> machine() adds new info only on pre-X macs.
>
> Dar



More information about the use-livecode mailing list