fixed textheight affects scrolling?

Stephen Barncard stephen at
Sat Jul 11 10:56:03 EDT 2020

Girls! Time to take this spat off list, please. I don’t want to see this.

Remember the admonition about politics religion and cheese?

On Sat, Jul 11, 2020 at 03:03 Klaus major-k via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> To all,
> sorry for this, I should have kept if off-list and I apologize, but this
> is my last mail in this respect!
> @Curry,
> > Am 11.07.2020 um 00:04 schrieb Curry Kenworthy via use-livecode <
> use-livecode at>:
> >
> > Klaus:
> > >...
> > > any news about "FieldTrip"? This is not funny anymore.
> > > I turned 64 last month and I would really like to get
> > > something for my money before I die!
> > Klaus, let me say that your "National Socialist" approach
> No idea what that may be, but it is surely not nice.
> I do my best, but in the end I am not a native english speaker.
> > to harassing me, every single chance you get, is also not funny anymore!
> I dared to ask about 3 (THREE) times in the last seven years, not at every
> single chance I got.
> The first time I did, you even made fun of me, also not very kind.
> > Nor is giving people the FALSE and fake impression that you did not get
> a product for your money.
> I got a one BETA and no update since 2013.
> > I resent that slur, along with your continued harassment and
> mean-spirited, inaccurate disinformation campaign. It is as fundamentally
> flawed as your field test code. Maybe a pattern?
> Oh my, that is very close to the wind and a cheap tit-for-tat response!
> > FT was delivered.
> > You got the LC 6 product you paid for.
> One BETA was delivered!
> I bought it at a time where I did not have much money, but wanted to
> support everything related to LC
> so I am not very happy that no final version has been delivered since.
> I personally don't find it OK to sell software, take the customers money
> and deliver one beta version of that software in years.
> But you do.
> > LC pulled out the rug shortly after; LC 7 stopped working with some
> existing code, and not the other way around. Technically 7 was supposed to
> work with the existing code, and the team was working through BC issues,
> but ah well. My flagship products were more fortunate (with a lot of help
> from myself in testing and reporting issues) but LC 7 was released before
> that could happen for FT.
> Interesting, so it is LCs fault in the end.
> If I only had known this before!
> > Since then, WordLib and WordReport have remained higher priorities. FT
> will be revived and updated; looking forward to it very much. But that will
> be AFTER the other flagship addons are updated. Not before. Harassment
> won't change that. Nor will falsehoods or bad behavior.
> > (Hint: currently WordReport is first in line!)
> >
> > I cleared up your little scrolling field mystery for you, and in return,
> this is how you act?! Now, let's see how logical you can be, Klaus. Take a
> good look at the length of this message. I'm keeping it as short as
> possible, but obviously it still takes some time to carefully answer your
> careless slur.
> >
> > That does NOT speed up anything, including FT. But it does waste
> valuable time and slow things down. It's not furthering the outcome you
> seek. It also destroys goodwill and friendship, and it spreads falsehood.
> On top of that I'm handicapped and I don't have free time to waste. All bad
> results of these little slurs about FT and myself.
> Please, let's dial it back a notch!
> You don't want to make me responsible for all of your personal problems
> and even your handicap, do you?
> > I would appreciate polite inquiries, or reminders, but this is way out
> of line. Every time I post here, you do this.
> Not true, see above...
> > You keep calling for my attention, and you got it.
> > So, here's what I'll do. If you keep up this "National Socialist" style
> of harassment, I'll just pay a little more attention to your posts and
> correct more of the inaccurate statements that you make about LC code and
> technologies. I will also refer back to this post to save time, so that my
> corrections are as efficient as your falsehoods.
> > I've had to make "Klaus corrections" about other LC matters (regular LC
> how-to and facts/tips, not about FT) on a regular basis over the years,
> usually very quietly off-list!
> And another laughable, untenable and very cheap tit-for-tat response!
> > But I'll be happy to make more public corrections, more often, if
> needed. Or if you lay off the harassment, then as a natural result (math,
> time) everything will happen a little faster, including FT. The choice is
> yours.
> > Best wishes,
> >
> > Curry Kenworthy
> I find your response rather "Mimimi" and highly exaggerated in many parts
> and I really start to feel sorry for you.
> But don't worry, I will not bother you again.
> Klaus
> --
> Klaus Major
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