Naive question 666

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Sat Jun 4 13:23:24 EDT 2011


Saturday, June 4, 2011, 10:10:35 AM, you wrote:

> You've already figured this out, but for the record: icon libraries are
> just one-card stacks with a bunch of images on the first card. If the
> name begins with "rev" and the stack is placed in your LiveCode library
> folder, then the Icon Library will load it.

Am I the only one who's bothered by the fact that image libraries end
up in the "Icon Libraries" folder and not in the "Image Libraries"
folder? The Image Libraries folder seems to be ignored and I have no
idea what it's for.

> It isn't difficult to write a quick script that imports all the images
> in a folder to the first card. Then just name the library stack starting
> with "rev", and pop it into that folder.

This would make an excellent addition to the lessons if you'd craft
one of these critters.

-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at

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