FYI: Cause found for LC crashing to desktop when Browser widget opens PDF

Bob Sneidar bobsneidar at
Tue Jan 21 12:01:51 EST 2020

Adobe developers doing things they shouldn't??? Whoever heard of such a t'ing!!! ;-P

Bob S

> On Jan 20, 2020, at 07:41 , Mark Waddingham via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
> On 2020-01-20 15:20, Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode wrote:
>> Just want to let you know that Livecode Dev Team confirmed that this is a bug
> Well, we confirmed it crashed ;) Whether it is a bug in LC or Adobe DC or not
> is another matter.
> There was a similar issue a very long time ago with Adobe's PDF plugin - it would
> cause the browser external to crash if used (we used the system webview back then
> as we do now)... The Adobe plugin was doing things it shouldn't (I can't recall
> if we managed to come up with a hack in the browser external to stop it or not; or
> whether Adobe eventually cleaned up their plugin!)
> Warmest Regards,
> Mark.
> -- 
> Mark Waddingham ~ mark at ~
> LiveCode: Everyone can create apps

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