Is this a bug or am I missing something?

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Thu Oct 9 14:15:34 EDT 2014

I’m curious if the button itself is focusable. Instead, call a function in the card script and use send in time. If it still results in two different objects, then Houston, we have a problem. 

Bob S

On Oct 8, 2014, at 22:02 , John <john at> wrote:

>   I have found a circumstance where "the long name of the focusedObject” and “the focusedObject” refer to different objects in the same line of a script.  The line is: “ put the long name of the focusedObject & return & return & the focusedObject into field “results” “.  This is the only line in a mouseDown handler of the menubar group script.
>   If anyone is interested, a very simple stack that demonstrates this is available here: .  You may have to remove the “.txt” from the end of the file that is downloaded.
>   Is there a circumstance where the "name of the focusedObject" and "the focusedObject" should refer to different objects?  This is happening in LC 7 RC2 under 10.9.5.
> Thanks,
> John
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