dunbarx at aol.com
Fri Dec 5 12:10:17 EST 2008
I feel better already. Is Catherine Kunicki here?
Mark, you are correct, it is intermittant. Now msg works fine. And I see it tells you the current stack.
How do you live without Rinaldi? I know that it is possible to work around anything, one always could. But I am going to miss "fullFind".
On Dec 5, 2008, at 11:58:33 AM, "Mark Schonewille" <m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com> wrote:
From: "Mark Schonewille" <m.schonewille at economy-x-talk.com>
Subject: Re: Newbie
Date: December 5, 2008 11:58:33 AM EST
To: "How to use Revolution" <use-revolution at lists.runrev.com>
Welcome to the list. I'm sure you'll see a lot of familiar faces here
and will quickly feel at home.
The problem with the message box is well-known to me. It is a bug,
which sometimes occurs and sometimes stays away. I hope it will get
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On 5 dec 2008, at 17:43, dunbarx wrote:
> Kind of. I am an experienced HC author, trying this rev thing out.
> Spent an hour learning that the message box is married to the stack
> it was opened with.
> If I create a stack and fool around with the msg box, then go to
> another stack, all my efforts to do simple tasks fail. Why? Because
> the names of objects were invalid, since msg was still linked to the
> earlier stack. I only got a clue to this when I used object numbers
> instead of names, and of course there it does not matter, and my
> simple commands worked. I closed msg and reopened it with the second
> stack in front. No problem.
> My question is, why on earth? And more important, where does it say
> this anywhere in the docs. At least msg should say so.
> I see the benefits of Rev. I miss the natural, almost perfect
> transparency of you know what. And I know that thread is old.
> Hello, Jacqueline.
> Craig Newman
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