Livecode iOS Externals and XCode 4.6

Monte Goulding monte at sweattechnologies.com
Thu Mar 21 22:16:14 EDT 2013


On 22/03/2013, at 1:05 PM, charles at techstrategies.com.au wrote:

> I was fiddling around with those options quite a bit, but I've managed to get it working now...
> 
> It seems that using iOS 5.1 or 6.0 as the base SDK causes problems, however if I choose the 6.1 SDK it builds correctly in LiveCode.

Hmm... I don't know why that would be unless you are using some iOS 6.1 only api...
> 
> On a related note, now that I have it compiled, I am trying to understand the layout that LiveCode uses on IOS...
> 
> Does it just uses a single UIView the size of the screen, or will it create multiple?

one
> 
> I can see from the examples that you can get the object reference for the main UIView inside the externals code.  However, if you create any native mobile controls through LiveCode, do you know if you can get the object reference to these?

Only using UIView.subviews ... 

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