Script being inherited by other objects; bug?

Mark Schonewille m.schonewille at
Tue Nov 6 16:32:05 EST 2007

Hi Judy,

This sounds like a recursion problem. I wouldn't say it is a bug,  
yet. Want to send me the stack as well?

Best regards,

Mark Schonewille


Economy-x-Talk Consulting and Software Engineering

Quickly extract data from your HyperCard stacks with DIFfersifier.

Op 6-nov-2007, om 22:22 heeft User het volgende geschreven:

> Hi everyone,
> I'm working on some very simple storybooks in Rev for my children  
> to help them learn to read.
> These stacks have text (each word is its own field) that have  
> scripts attached to  change the cursor to a hand, change the  
> foregroundcolor of the text to red, and use revspeak to speak the  
> word.
> There are also simple graphics to illustrate the story.
> I have a script attached to an image of a green arrow that I've  
> turned into a group with background behavior that also uses a  
> mouseEnter/mouseLeave with cursor changes.
> Problem is:  the cursor change happens with ALL visible images,  
> even thouse not having any scripts attached to them.  It also  
> happens in "development" mode.
> Does this sound like a bug?  I sent the stack (a whole, whopping 2  
> cards worth) to another Rev user; he couldn't save any changes to  
> the stack, confirmed the behavior and, what's more, when he tried  
> to save changes to the stack, Rev crashed on him.
> I'm on Mac OS Leopard, RevStudio 2.8.1 on a MacTel machine; he's on  
> MacOS Tiger (I think), RevStudio 2.8.1`and PPC machine.
> Kindest thanks,
> Judy

More information about the Use-livecode mailing list