7.0.1 Loops Sounds on a Mac (whether you want to or not)

Ray ray at linkit.com
Wed Jan 7 12:28:57 EST 2015

Klaus, Devin,

Thanks for your responses.  I've added my observations to the bug report 
and asked for a time estimate as to when this will be addressed.

And thanks for the 'looping' insight.  I guess what we really need here 
is an additional 'nonlooping' or 'without looping' option :)

On 1/7/2015 1:17 PM, Klaus major-k wrote:
> Hi Ray,
>> Am 07.01.2015 um 17:09 schrieb Ray <ray at linkit.com>:
>> My Mac is running 10.7.1.  The script is just two lines:
>> on mouseUp
>>    wait until the sound is done
>>    play [wavFilePath]
>> end mouseUp
>> This works for the first click but a second click and the sound loops.  This only shows up on a Mac.
> sorry, I did not work with LC 7.x yet.
>> The documentation regarding looping is kind of confusing.  It says it specifies whether a movie "or sound" loops, but looping is a property of a player, something not usually used when simply playing sound file.
> Check the dictionary entry for PLAY!
> You can add the keyword looping:
> ...
> play ac "whatever.wav" looping
> ...
>> Ideas?
> Best
> Klaus
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