Widget request (native text scroller for iOS)
ambassador at fourthworld.com
Tue Nov 29 19:40:04 CET 2016
John Allijn wrote:
>> Op 29 nov. 2016 om 17:15 heeft Richard Gaskin het volgende geschreven:
>> Widgets are great for making new kinds of objects, but if all that's
>> needed here is to fix a bug with scrolling on the existing field
>> object IMO that's just a bug.
> Hi Richard,
> I don't think it's a bug. It's just me not being a very skilled
> programmer :)
> Thats why I choose livecode.
> The thing is that native mobile objects are almost completely
> implemented by code. Where as desktop objects can be dragged into
> a stack and than be accessed and updated by code. It is my personal
> opinion that a text field that I drag into a stack should behave as
> a native mac field on the mac and a native 'scroller' on iOS. And as
> a programmer in livecode I should benefit from the code-once-deploy-
> everywhere features of livecode.
> I understand that the implementation of fields in livecode is not yet
> at this point.
But it should be. Simplicity of multi-platform deployment is why we
And that's why I consider this a bug.
And thankfully this (along with a few other refinements) is among the
funded goals the team is working on:
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