Arrays and Custom Props
bobs at twft.com
Mon Feb 16 18:28:18 EST 2009
Thanks Mark that is probably the methodology I will use when the time
Calvary Chapel CM
On Feb 16, 2009, at 2:10 PM, Mark Swindell wrote:
> The exception to the above is that if you make any change to an
> executable (a standalone), including adding a card, a button,
> changing an objects properties (custom or innate), that change will
> not be saved when the executable quits. But this only affects the
> executable stack.
> A SUBSTACK of the executable, as long as it is saved as a separate
> file when the standalone is created, can be saved, and it's changes
> will be saved. You have to save it deliberately by issuing the
> command "save this stack" in some form or another, but those changes
> will be saved.
> Now, when the executable opens and calls for that substack to open,
> the substack will appear with all changes intact. That's why the
> splash stack is often used for this purpose. It is the executable,
> but all associated substacks, as long as they were saved as separate
> substacks by checking the "move substacks to individual files" (or
> whatever is is) in the application builder are modifiable and those
> modifications persist. Including custom properties.
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