type ahead search and typing speed

Devin Asay devin_asay at byu.edu
Mon Jul 2 10:14:59 CDT 2007

On Jul 1, 2007, at 12:04 PM, J. Landman Gay wrote:

> Francis Nugent Dixon wrote:
>> Hi from Paris,
>> Devin, I would just love to take a look at the
>> "type ahead and search" stack, but I get an
>> error message "no such card" when I execute
>> your command from the message box.
>> Is it because I run an "olde" version of Rev (2.6.1) ?
> Yes. I've just sent you a copy saved in 2.4 format.
> It would be helpful if list folks who generously offer stacks or  
> who upload to RevOnline would always save in legacy format, since  
> not everyone can open newer format stacks. The one exception would  
> be for stacks that use syntax or features that require version 2.7  
> or higher. Requirements for these stacks should be mentioned in the  
> description or announcement. Also, Media users cannot save in  
> legacy format, so they should also mention that their contributions  
> require Rev 2.7 (or ask someone with Studio or Enterprise to resave  
> the stack for them.)

Noted, Jacque. Sorry, folks, for that oversight. I've posted a legacy- 
formatted stack at

go stack url "http://asay.byu.edu/typeAheadSearch-Legacy.rev"

I hope you find it useful.


Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University

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