create field suddenly not a good chunk

Scott Rossi scott at
Tue Feb 16 01:07:36 EST 2016

If the goal is create an object in a specified stack, does setting the
defaultStack first not work?


Scott Rossi
Creative Director
Tactile Media, UX/UI Design

On 2/15/16, 8:35 PM, "use-livecode on behalf of Matt Maier"
<use-livecode-bounces at on behalf of blueback09 at>

>As far as I know I didn't make any changes that would explain this.
>All of a sudden this line: "create field stack "HowstrBeta"  is giving me
>this error "(Chunk: source is not a container), char 1"
>After some experimentation and googling I discovered that it would work
>again if I changed that line to this: "create field (the long ID of stack
>BTW, it was the same error for two other areas which created graphics
>instead of fields.
>Any ideas why Livecode would happily take "create field stack "Whatever""
>for many months and then suddenly demand it be phrased differently?
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