Diagnosing a crasher (was Re: Quality, reputation, and improving both)

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at iotecdigital.com
Fri Feb 21 17:35:28 EST 2020

Not to cast aspersions on anyone's work, but there is an alternate script editor that misbehaved in a similar way when switching between the native editor and the alternate one. That has been ironed out some time ago, but for the sake of historical accuracy... well... there you go. 

Bob S

> On Feb 21, 2020, at 13:53 , Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:
> dunbarx wrote:
> > All.
> > It did just occur to me that ALL my crashes occur when the SE is open.
> > Never just playing with the stack. I am trying to remember now whether
> > I am modifying code or not when the crash occurs. The problem,
> > (actually the beauty, of course) of LiveCode is that one can jump in
> > a and out of the SE rapidly as one develops.
> >  I will have to pay more attention.
> > Aha.
> > Craig
> Interesting.
> May or may not be related, but the issue Mark Wieder described last night is also specific to the script editor.  Rather than a crasher, his issue was mysterious in a different way,:scripts being saved into objects other than the ones they came from.  That's something I've never seen in any script editor in our community before, and having written a couple I can't even imagine how that happens.
> http://lists.runrev.com/pipermail/use-livecode/2020-February/258623.html
> -- 
> Richard Gaskin
> Fourth World Systems
> Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web

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