Rev IDE vs MetaCard IDE
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Wed Dec 16 13:09:42 EST 2009
Bernard Devlin wrote:
> Thanks for making this such an easy install. I really am most
> grateful to the people who've kept this alive. I'd reached the end of
> my tether trying to use Rev 3.5 and 4.0 on Linux.
> At least the Metacard IDE works about 98% of the way. There are still
> some visual defects, but alas they seem to be in the engine. I can at
> least edit scripts and read what's written on the IDE's menus.
> It's going to take a little getting used to, but at least I can use Rev.
You're welcome. Anyone trying out MC for the first time should note that
none of the "rev"-prefixed calls will work, since those are all scripted
into the Rev IDE; i.e., revPrintField, revGoURL, etc. If you need any of
that, you'll have to pull the handlers out of Rev and move them into
your own backscript. We're strictly bare-bones here. :)
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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