LiveCode, Legacy and . . .

william humphrey bill at bluewatermaritime.com
Sat Oct 9 15:49:02 CDT 2010


Good idea. Just go back to the .rev suffix or post here the reason why
it should have a .livecode suffix. That's one of the great things
about this list and the LiveCode folks is that we have such a great
contact.

On Fri, Oct 8, 2010 at 1:56 PM, Richmond <richmondmathewson at gmail.com> wrote:
>  Created a fairly pedestrian stack in LiveCode and saved it in
> "legacy format"; resulting in a stack of unknown provenance
> with the .livecode suffix . . .
>
> . . . in changing the suffix to .rev I was able to open the stack
> with RunRev 2.2.1
>
> Livecode is doing what is often termed a "half-cock job" when
> it saves in "legacy format" ; it should, surely, provide a .rev suffix.
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Of course to be completely backwards compat. it should offer other
> saving options such as:
>
> 1. 'Standard'; i.e. with the .livecode suffix
>
> 2. 'Last Month' (or somesuch) with the .rev suffix
>
> 3.  'Legacy' with both the legacy format and the .rev suffix.
>
> Mind you things might be better if a 4.5.1 version was released
> that went back to the .rev suffix.
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