Can't send email attachments on Android w/ 6.1.1 or 6.5 DP1 :(

Terry Judd terry.judd at unimelb.edu.au
Tue Sep 24 23:08:16 EDT 2013


Thanks Roger - glad I wasn't imagining it!

Terry...

On 25/09/2013, at 12:05 PM, Roger Eller wrote:

> I found a report which included your notes, and I chimed in with my own
> details too.
> 
> http://quality.runrev.com/show_bug.cgi?id=11069
> 
> ~Roger
> 
> 
> On Tue, Sep 24, 2013 at 9:42 PM, Terry Judd  wrote:
> 
>> Hi Roger - yes, it consistently fails for me on both my Android devices. I
>> thought I logged is as a bug, but I must have got sidetracked.  I think I
>> got as far as creating a test stack to attach to a bug report. When I've
>> got a bit of spare time I'll see if I can find it and lodge a report.
>> Unless you want to do it?
>> 
>> Terry...
>> 
>> On 25/09/2013, at 11:12 AM, Roger Eller wrote:
>> 
>>> I have exactly the same problem as in this *unanswered* thread.
>>> http://www.mail-archive.com/use-livecode@lists.runrev.com/msg43416.html
>>> 
>>> My device is running Android 4.1.1 and I've tried LiveCode 6.1.1 and 6.5
>>> DP1.
>>> 
>>> The attachment shows up in the email client, but fails to include
>>> attachment during send.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> *Here's my script:*
>>> 
>>>  *put* mergStoragePath("downloads") into tPath *-- mergAndroid*
>>> 
>>>  *set* the defaultFolder to specialFolderPath("External Documents") &
>>> tPath
>>> 
>>>  *put* specialFolderPath("External Documents") & tPath & "/Prova.txt"
>> into
>>> LocalFile
>>> 
>>>  *put* URL ("binfile:" & tLocalFile) into mydata *-- read local file*
>>> 
>>>  *put* mydata into tAttachment["data"]
>>> 
>>>  *put* "text/plain" into tAttachment["type"]
>>> 
>>>  *put* "Prova.txt" into tAttachment["name"]
>>> 
>>>  mobileComposeMail "Test E-mail", "myAddress at company.com",,, "Sent from
>>> Android.", tAttachment
>>> ~Roger
>>> _______________________________________________
>>> 
>> 
>> Dr Terry Judd
>> Senior Lecturer in Medical Education
>> Medical Education Unit
>> Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences
>> The University of Melbourne
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Dr Terry Judd
Senior Lecturer in Medical Education
Medical Education Unit
Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry & Health Sciences
The University of Melbourne









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