kray at sonsothunder.com
Tue Nov 14 12:02:17 EST 2006
On 11/14/06 10:38 AM, "Mikey" <mikeythek at gmail.com> wrote:
> Is there really an xTalk "standard"? xTalk is an invention of this
> group to describe the various descendants of HyperTalk.
Actually, it was invented long before this group was around (I remember it
being used during the HyperCard days (even before SuperCard/MetaCard) when
talking about how Asymetrix Toolbook was a variation of the HyperTalk
> I have never seen a "standard", as the dialects can be somewhat different.
> HT never required "the", and to my recollection, neither did SuperCard.
Once again, required for *what* - for functions? object properties? global
properties? something else?
AFAIK all variations/expansions of the HyperTalk dialect have their own
pecadillos, even SuperCard. :-)
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