LC Clipboard Polling Hang: Reported yet?
curry at pair.com
Fri Nov 19 09:46:43 EST 2021
List archive up, so following up....
> are you experiencing this on Windows or macOS?
Intentionally omitted here; if I mention one,
people tend to make assumptions about the other.
(That fuels myths which can persist for years!) :)
I'd rather ask both sets of users: seen this?
At this point, no platform is eliminated yet.
> Thanks for the heads up about this
> before I decide to rebuild using LC 9.6.5
No, it existed in 9.6.3 also; a veteran 9.x bug!
> I'm seeing a hang in LC 9.x when
> accessing the clipboard repeatedly.
Still no precise recipe yet;
will file a report when I have one.
> 1. clipboardData["text"] stops
> reporting the current data.
This is what happens when the bug strikes!
> 2. Then LC itself hangs up
(Recanting this #2; it may be unrelated.
Probably #1 is the only true bug symptom.)
(OK, here goes, let's see if this email archives.)
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