What makes a line a line in a chunk expression?

Devin Asay devin_asay at byu.edu
Sun Sep 6 17:37:50 EDT 2009

On Sep 6, 2009, at 10:14 PM, Len Morgan wrote:

> I'm trying to go to a card based on the choice made in an option menu
> and it's not working right.  Here's the gist of what I'm doing:
> on menuPick pChoice
>    put the text of button "taskBar" into tChoices
>    if pChoice is among the lines of tChoices then
>        go to card pChoice
>    end if
> end menuPick
> For some reason, this doesn't work.  Is pChoice not a line?  Since  
> some
> of the cards have multi-word names, I can't use "word".  Am I missing
> something?


I can't see any reason why this shouldn't work. pChoice doesn't have  
to have a line break in it to be considered a line; the text just has  
to match a full line of the contents of the button.

What happens when you try the individual commands in the message box?


Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University

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