m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com
Wed Aug 6 06:34:23 CDT 2008
When a variable contains a reference to an object and you can't use
the put command with that variable because it would change the
variable rather than the object referred to, use the text property:
set the text of myFieldReference to "some text"
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On 6 aug 2008, at 13:25, François Chaplais wrote:
> Le 5 août 08 à 16:12, Eric Chatonet a écrit :
>> Bonjour Eric,
>> Le 6 juil. 08 à 22:38, Éric Miclo a écrit :
>>> repeat for each line lineListOne in listOne
>>> repeat for each line lineListTwo in listTwo
>>> put (lineListOne & lineListTwo) into varName
>>> put "test" into varName
>>> end repeat
>>> end repeat
>> put <whatever> into tContents
>> do "put tContents into" && varName
>> Best regards from Paris,
>> Eric Chatonet.
> a more general digression on manipulating rev object by names and
> not by value:
> as far as I am concerned, it seems to me that, for instance, if
> <name> is the long name of a filed, if you want to put empty into
> the field with name <name>, then you have to script
> do "put empty into" && <name>
> and then probably have to deal with the quotes in the long name (it
> seems I have had to do this countless times when executing a loop on
> object names in a group/card/whatever)
> The OP was concerned to setting a variable value when knowing only
> its name, and Eric's answer was to use the "do" command. This is
> something I have used quite frequently in my HC days, but
> unfortunately use of the "do" command is severely restricted in
> standalones (with reasons I can understand).
> I was hoping that the reference operator @ would do the trick, i.e.
> passing the name of the variable instead of the variable itself. The
> following button handler works:
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