Independent Progress Bar

stephen barncard stephenREVOLUTION2 at barncard.com
Wed Dec 14 13:49:25 CST 2011


there was also a script for an animated spinner that used 'send in time' to
advance the frames. I'll try and find it if interested.

sqb

On 14 December 2011 11:44, Bob Sneidar <bobs at twft.com> wrote:

> Ohhh you are right. Well my Standalone idea works a peach, if you can
> stand having a user see another app launch with only one menu, then
> disappear without knowing why. I could make it more robust if I knew how to
> pass information to a standalone created in Livecode. I think there are
> some lessons on that. Time to read up a bit.
>
> Bob
>
>
> On Dec 14, 2011, at 11:25 AM, stephen barncard wrote:
>
> > I think the animated gifs will stall while certain operations are
> happening.
> >
> > On 14 December 2011 11:06, René Micout <rene.micout at numericable.com>
> wrote:
> >
> >> It is better than Spinner Store
> >> :-(
> >>
> >>
> >> Le 14 déc. 2011 à 20:05, René Micout a écrit :
> >>
> >>> I have test it !
> >>> Choose a gif spinner
> >>> Generate it
> >>> Download it
> >>> Import it as control in LiveCode
> >>> And hide/show it
> >>> I think it is great...
> >>>
> >>> Le 14 déc. 2011 à 20:01, René Micout a écrit :
> >>>
> >>>> Hello Bob,
> >>>> You can use a gif, see here :
> >>>>
> >>>> http://www.ajaxload.info/
> >>>>
> >>>> René
> >>>>
> >>>> Le 14 déc. 2011 à 19:15, Bob Sneidar a écrit :
> >>>>
> >>>>> Hi all. I know this has been discussed in length in the past, but I
> >> cannot remember what the conclusion was. Does anyone have/know about an
> >> independent progress bar/wheel that can be used with Livecode, that will
> >> function independently even when Livecode is running a script? I know I
> >> could kludge it myself if I had control over the scripts I am running,
> but
> >> I do not.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> One script is Trevor's sqlYoga which is locked, and also I am opening
> >> an SQL database remotely, and it takes a few seconds sometimes to have
> that
> >> return control. What is needed is an addon dialog created in some
> version
> >> of C that we can call on to display a progress bar/spinner, but I am not
> >> sure if anyone has made such a thing.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Seems like a really good addition to Livecode, but I don't think we
> >> are going to see something like that soon.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Bob
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