referring to object names stored in variables

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Sun Aug 14 17:39:40 EDT 2011

On 8/14/11 4:08 PM, Colin Holgate wrote:

> I'm glad you saw the same behavior I saw, and don't have a special
> version of liveCode like Jacque.

I see. My "special version" was 4.6.2, since I had a lot of other work 
open in 4.6.3 when I tested. Apparently something changed. In 4.6.2 I 
get "no target found" when I run your script, which forced me to set the 

In 4.6.3, it does behave as you say. I think I prefer 4.6.2 because it 
requires you to set up the field in a way that produces the expected 
behavior. Or else 4.6.x should fix it so all references produce the 
expected result.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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