UUID: how to get one

Trevor DeVore lists at mangomultimedia.com
Mon Mar 11 10:47:25 CDT 2013


On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 4:48 PM, Klaus on-rev <klaus at major.on-rev.com>wrote:

>
> Maybe there is windows VB or shell script with the same functionality,
> but I don't know :-)


Here is a function that works on OS X, Windows an Linux.

https://gist.github.com/trevordevore/5135156

VBScript is used on Windows. You will run into people that do not have
VBScript activated (some anti-virus software seems to turn it off). One of
the first things I would like to do when the source code is available for
LiveCode is add a UUID generator and get rid of shell calls for copying
files. In the last few months I've seen a few reports from my customers who
have shell calls deactivated as well.

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Trevor DeVore
Blue Mango Learning Systems
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