Is there any way at all to have a mobile app simply resume rather than restart?

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at roadrunner.com
Wed May 24 16:07:51 EDT 2017


Are you sure?  I'm pretty sure I have at least a couple of apps I built in
8 that still use the hack.

On Wed, May 24, 2017 at 3:54 PM, Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> It looks like the plist hack is not available in version 8.
>
> Choosing background audio works - but that means I need to have a
> plausible reason for having background audio or Apple reviewers might ding
> the app.
>
> What a pain - why not just allow it to work the way other apps work?
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> > On May 24, 2017, at 3:43 PM, jonathandlynch at gmail.com wrote:
> >
> > Thank you!
> >
> > Sent from my iPhone
> >
> >> On May 24, 2017, at 3:34 PM, Mike Kerner via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> >>
> >> If you're referring to ios, look up "plist hack", here.  The only thing
> to
> >> remember is that for each version of LC, you have to perform the hack,
> >> again, until Edinburgh gives us a Standalone Settings option.
> >>
> >> On Wed, May 24, 2017 at 3:22 PM, Jonathan Lynch via use-livecode <
> >> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> >>
> >>> Having to restart the app from scratch sucks. I can store the current
> >>> state, but my users would have to wait for the map widget to reload
> every
> >>> time they came back from another app.
> >>>
> >>> Sent from my iPhone
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On the second day, God created the oceans.
On the third day, God put the animals on hold for a few hours,
   and did a little diving.
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