Underscore uncomment bug in OSX

Peter Haworth pete at lcsql.com
Fri Jul 24 00:53:30 CEST 2015


Out of interest, what comment characters and indent do you have set in
Livecode Preferences?  I have "--" and indent of 3 and wondering if some
combination of those settings might trigger the problem.

On Thu, Jul 23, 2015 at 2:20 PM Jerry Jensen <jhj at jhj.com> wrote:

>
> > On Jul 23, 2015, at 6:00 AM, Robert Brenstein <rjb at robelko.com> wrote:
> >
> > On 22.07.2015 at 17:55 Uhr -0700 Jerry Jensen apparently wrote:
> >> Thanks for the suggestion, Robert.
> >>
> >> Yep - two different wired Apple keyboards (with and without numeric
> keypad) plugged directly into the MacBookPro or into a Thunderblt monitor.
> Also checked the System Preferences Keyboard pane - no joy. This also
> happened with some former MacBookPros. When I have a chance, I'll configure
> a virgin minimal system to try.
> >> .Jerry
> >
> > Is that an American keyboard? On some national keyboard layouts, one has
> to press the shift key to produce the underscore itself.
>
> Yes, a standard American English keyboard. Two different models and the
> internal keyboard of a MacBookPro.
> Some more things its not:
> Font in LC Prefs (set to Default 12 or 16)
> For sure not a customized shortcut in System Prefs Keyboard pane.
> Its not this physical hardware. I made a virgin Mavericks LC 6.7.6
> external disk that works fine.
> It also works fine on another iMac here with Mavericks and LC 5.5.4.
> Its not something lurking in old "My RunRev" folders (now trashed).
>
> Anybody have more suggestions? I have a lot of old stuff on this computer
> - being a packrat I never throw anything away unless it bites me. How about
> removing LC Preferences? I forget where they are . . .
> .Jerry
>
>
>
> _______________________________________________
> use-livecode mailing list
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com
> Please visit this url to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage your
> subscription preferences:
> http://lists.runrev.com/mailman/listinfo/use-livecode
>


More information about the use-livecode mailing list