Stop Rolling Loop

wayne durden wdurden at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 16:47:59 CDT 2010


Glad that helped Raz.  In practice the wait period can be much much smaller,
and in my experience even a zero value will allow most user interface
actions to be picked up.

Wayne

On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 5:41 PM, Razvan Pantescu <razvanx at hotmail.com>wrote:

>
> Hi Wayne,
> Thank you for your suggestions.
> I've done that using in loop this line:   "wait 5 seconds with messages"
> and next tested in loop if a global variable was set with 0 in Stop button.
> It works fine now,
>
> Thank you!
> Raz.
>
>
>
> > Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2010 15:54:19 -0400
> > From: wdurden at gmail.com
> > To: use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
> > Subject: Re: Stop Rolling Loop
> >
> > Hello Razvan Pantescu,
> >
> > This is where you need to use the "wait 0 milliseconds with messages"
> >
> > item which was recently discussed on the list.
> >
> > Put the wait with messages inside the loop and it will detect interface
> > events like clicks on other buttons.  Then you will need a section to
> check
> > some state the other button set also.  For instance, your other button
> could
> > toggle a custom prop or a global variable that is being checked in the
> > loop.  That should allow you a responsive interface and the ability to
> halt
> > a process.
> >
> > It may be more preferable however to use the
> >
> > send in time
> >
> > form rather than a loop.
> >
> > If you do a search for runrev "send in time"  this should become clear.
> >
> > Wayne
> >
> >
> > On Wed, Oct 13, 2010 at 3:48 PM, Razvan Pantescu <razvanx at hotmail.com
> >wrote:
> >
> > >
> > > Hi again,
> > >
> > > I've made a script that starts listing every 5 seconds some URLs
> onclick a
> > > Start button, but I want to stop listing in any moment pushing a Stop
> > > button.
> > > There is some break or exit function for that.
> > > I've noticed that any other buttons are disabled while looping.
> > >
> > > Thank you,
> > >
> > > Raz.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > > From: razvanx at hotmail.com
> > > > To: use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
> > > > Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2010 19:24:21 +0000
> > > > Subject: RE: List Words from Textarea
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Merci Beaucoup Pierre!!
> > > >
> > > > It works fine,
> > > >
> > > > Raz.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > From: psahores at free.fr
> > > > > Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2010 21:18:37 +0200
> > > > > To: use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
> > > > > CC:
> > > > > Subject: Re: List Words from Textarea
> > > > >
> > > > > Welcome to LiveCode Raz !
> > > > >
> > > > > on mouseup
> > > > >     repeat for each word w in fld "myfield"
> > > > >             put w & cr after mywordslist
> > > > >     end repeat
> > > > >     answer mywordslist
> > > > > end mouseup
> > > > >
> > > > > HTH,
> > > > >
> > > > > Best,
> > > > >
> > > > > Pierre
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Le 13 oct. 2010 à 21:06, Razvan Pantescu a écrit :
> > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I've started to study Livecode, don't know too much of it. I'm
> living
> > > about 250km north of Danube (Focsani, Romania)
> > > > > >
> > > > > > So any suggestions so I can read or list all the words from a
> > > Textarea?
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks,
> > > > > > Raz.
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > >> Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2010 21:59:55 +0300
> > > > > >> From: richmondmathewson at gmail.com
> > > > > >> To: use-revolution at lists.runrev.com
> > > > > >> Subject: Re: List Words from Textarea
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >>  On 10/13/2010 09:57 PM, Razvan Pantescu wrote:
> > > > > >>> Hi,
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> How can I list every word from a textarea?
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> "put any word of field" - show any word, but exists some "every
> > > word"?
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>> Thank you,
> > > > > >>> Raz.
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>>
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> Wow; at least one other LiveCode / RunRev programmer in the
> Balkans;
> > > > > >> there's hope yet!
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> How far north of the Danube do you live?
> > > > > >>
> > > > > >> sincerely, Richmond Mathewson (Plovdiv, Bulgaria).
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