Multiple revCursors stacks

Hershel Fisch hershrev at
Thu Aug 12 15:20:12 EDT 2010

Thanks a mill. Working beautifully.

On 8/11/10 8:47 PM, "J. Landman Gay" <jacque at> wrote:

> On 8/11/10 3:12 PM, Hershel Fisch wrote:
>> Hi and thanks,
>> Sorry didn't express myself properly, so I'll try to elaborate a bit,
>> When I open RunRev everything sounds fine, I then open my App. A message
>> comes up saying "A stack "revMacCursors" is already in memory. The
>> Revolution UI does not distinguish stacks which have identical names,so
>> editing these stack files  while both are in memory could result in data
>> loss." with an "ok" btn.
>> I hit "ok" the app. Opens up, then I go to the application browser I see
>> multiple substacks of "revCursors" and multi mainStacks of "revMacCursors".
>> Now, which one do I delete, Since there is no date on them?
> It sounds like your stack has the cursor stacks embedded in it as
> substacks, which conflict with those already in the IDE. But check to
> make sure:
> In the Finder (or Windows Explorer if you're on a PC) look in Rev's main
> program folder, in a subfolder called Toolset. See if there are two
> copies of revCursors and revMacCursors in there. If so, that's where you
> can compare dates and delete the oldest two. If not, then the IDE is
> fine. It probably is.
> In Rev's application browser, open the problem stack and look at its
> substacks. You should see the cursor stacks in there as substacks of
> your own stack. Delete them both. Your own stack should not include any
> cursor stacks. If you need the cursors in a standalone, just assign them
> in Standalone Settings instead.
> Save your stack and reopen it. The error should be gone.

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