critical: new pdf widget causes stack to crash when opening

Monte Goulding monte at
Fri May 31 16:29:53 EDT 2019

Hi Richard

Have you tried setting the filename or filedata of the offending widget to empty before going to the card? It sounds like there is something in one of your PDFs that PDFium doesn’t like. Either way we really need that stack to figure this one out.



> On 1 Jun 2019, at 1:39 am, Dr. Hawkins via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> I put in the last pdf widget on a card to produce a 6 page form out of smaller pieces.  
> With the last one, the ide crashed.
> Not only did it crash, but loading that card causes it to crash again.
> I’ve also tried opening with 9.0.3-rc1, and it also crashes trying to open the card.
> workaround: I was able to rescue by opening a new stack and writing a button script to copy every group on the offending card *other than* the offending one.
> Poor Panos and all my new bug reports :)  (although Monte beat him to fixing any : ) )
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