Bug getting group name, plse check

Monte Goulding monte at sweattechnologies.com
Mon Aug 17 05:04:51 CEST 2015


> On 17 Aug 2015, at 12:46 pm, Kay C Lan <lan.kc.macmail at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> I appreciate this is a bit late to the game, and this Doc Team may
> already be heading in a certain direction, but I'm wondering if
> there's been an thought of adopting some kind of 'Industry Standard'
> docset format?

I don’t know the process they used to arrive at the decision but they appear to have invented their own file format .lcdoc. There’s no spec for it in the repo unfortunately but there’s obviously lots of examples eg:

https://github.com/runrev/livecode/blob/develop/docs/dictionary/command/add.lcdoc <https://github.com/runrev/livecode/blob/develop/docs/dictionary/command/add.lcdoc>

It’s a nice easy format that would be simple for LC community members to contribute changes. Indeed you could easily do it all on line via GitHub’s document editor. Perhaps that was one of the design goals but as long as we don’t need to deal with those old xml files I’m happy.

Cheers

Monte


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