Doing in RR what we used to do in HC.

Devin Asay devin_asay at byu.edu
Mon Oct 15 16:19:19 EDT 2007


I assume y'all are familiar with Jacque's fine tutorial at <http:// 
www.hyperactivesw.com/mctutorial/index.html>. Somewhere embedded in  
that is a handy checklist of things that don't map over easily from  
HC to rev.

Devin

On Oct 15, 2007, at 1:24 PM, Richmond Mathewson wrote:

> On a fairly regular basis there crops up the question:
>
> "How do you do such-and-such in Runtime Revolution
> that I used to do in ZZZZZ way in Hypercard?"
>
> even years after Hypercard has gone the way of all
> flesh.
>
> There seem to be 2 reasons for this:-
>
> 1. Changing from Hypercard to Runtime Revolution is
> not as easy as
> its producers would have us believe.
>
> and
>
> 2. Nobody (that I know of) has sat down and written a
> 'table of equivalencies' to help the transition.
>
> The latter could be integrated into the documentation
> for RR.
>
> Discuss . . .
>
> Love, Richmond
>
>
>
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Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University




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