Beware! GTX2 can cause problems

Jerry Daniels jerry at
Mon Mar 17 09:48:02 EDT 2008

Sarah's description of how scripts are handled is correct. There are  
no scripts saved by GLX2 for specific versions of Rev.


Jerry Daniels

Daniels & Mara, Inc.
Makers of GLX2

On Mar 17, 2008, at 4:46 AM, Sarah Reichelt wrote:

>> Ran into this and it caused me no end of grief, I'm using two
>> versions of RunRev, and the 2.9 Beta. I also use GTX2 and
>> this is where the confusion came in. If you edit a script in one
>> version of RunRev/GTX2, then open the Script in the version of  
>> RunRev/
>> GTX2, the changes don't appear! I think that GTX2 must be caching the
>> Script Source code somewhere that is Private to the Version of RunRev
>> you are currently using?
> Assuming you mean GLX2, it does store your script as a work in
> progress, so you do not have to get the script to a compilable form in
> order to save it. However if you are editing a script using 2
> different editors, GLX2 will monitor this. When you try to open a
> script that has been edited in a different editor more recently that
> in the GLX2 editor, you will get a dialog box asking you which version
> you wish to keep. So long as you choose to keep the most recent
> version, you will not lose any of your edits.
> Cheers,
> Sarah
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