RevServer deployment on OSX Server

Keith Clarke keith.clarke at clarkeandclarke.co.uk
Fri Feb 18 14:41:16 EST 2011


Thanks for the clarification Jaque. So, I already had the current LiveCode server before I 'invested' in the revServer myth. Live and learn! ;-) 

On 18 Feb 2011, at 19:19, J. Landman Gay wrote:

> On 2/18/11 9:30 AM, Keith Clarke wrote:
>> Thanks for reframing the problem Bjoernke!
>> 
>> Actually, I have the 3.5 CGI but as I arrived on planet LiveCode
>> after version 4, I'm concerned about just how limited my palette
>> would be with v3.5 engine and UI controls. This is especially the
>> case as I've used several plug-ins and externals in my concept
>> demonstrators and as I'm sure these won't roll-back elegantly, I lack
>> the environment or capability to undertake rigorous unit and
>> integration test of all of those against 3.5, to establish my hard
>> limits for the product re-engineering toolset.
> 
> If you use LiveCode as a CGI you will see no significant differences between 3.5 and 4.x, because a CGI is faceless -- no GUI, no window display. The capabilities added to 4.0 are mostly graphical features which CGIs do not support anyway. There is no screen display for a CGI.
> 
> Think of a CGI as you do the message box. Text only, in and out.
> 
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> Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
> HyperActive Software           |     http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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