RC1 - the road from Mac to Linux

Richmond Mathewson geradamas at yahoo.com
Thu Mar 20 06:50:33 EDT 2008

And, being a fairly Mac-centric kind of fellow I did
not build a QUIT button into my ScreenSnap.rev stack;
because Mac supplies a QUIT menu item on the menubar.

When the standalone was opened on my sons' Linux
monster (the PC is a monster, not Linux) they could
only quit the standalone by force-quitting it.

Now this would be OK if people making standalones on
Macs were aware of the "quit problem" on Linux, so
would build in QUIT buttons; but those who don't (or
fools like me who forgot) are going to "end up in the

sincerely, Richmond Mathewson


A Thorn in the flesh is better than a failed Systems Development Life Cycle.

Rise to the challenge for Sport Relief with Yahoo! For Good  


More information about the Use-livecode mailing list