store persistent variables

Kurt Kaufman kkaufman at
Sun Jan 11 15:34:37 EST 2009

>> I suppose it would be easiest to store the data as
>> custom **stack** properties for simplicity in referring to them.

> This will work so long as your stack remains a stack file: if saved
> as a standalone, when the application starts up the properties will
> always reflect the values in place when the standalone was created.

Thanks for the heads-up.
What if the standalone is essentially a "splash" screen which calls a  
substack?  Would the custom props of the substack then be retained?   
Would the substack have to be a separate stack (in as far as the file  
system is concerned), or could it be packaged internally within the  


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