Format function on LiveCode 6.5.1

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Fri Jan 3 02:10:28 EST 2014

On 1/3/14 12:31 AM, dunbarx at wrote:
> "0017" for both.  MacBook Air 10.6.8  LC 6.5.1
> Interestingly I thought there was some sort of trick involved, as I
> copied and pasted your text into a new field. What came over was a
> block of black opaque "text", that I could not do a thing with.
> Pasting individual lines into msg worked fine. I deleted the field
> and tried another. No issue at all, so I guess it was not you, but
> rather a glitch in LC itself.

I see that if I paste or import binary text that uses Mac line endings 
(ascii 13) instead of Linux endings (ascii 10.) Basically all the lines 
overdraw each other.

Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at
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