SUggestion for improved LiveCode scripting notation

Klaus on-rev klaus at
Fri Oct 5 13:39:17 EDT 2012

Am 05.10.2012 um 19:32 schrieb Charles E Buchwald <charles at>:

>> On Oct 5, 2012, at 9:50 AM, Mike Bonner wrote:
>>> While not the same thing as you are talking about, when I write scripts I
>>> use the "on" form for lc commands and handlers and any that are created
>>> soley by me I use the "command" form.  This way it only takes a glance to
>>> know which are mine and which are built in.
> The "on" vs. "command" is very useful.

that's exactly what RunRev HIGHLY recommended, when the new "command" keyword was introduced!

I've forgotten the exact reason, but it had to do with later versions of the engine not being as "forgiving" 
as it is now in this respect. So everyone should get used to it  :-)



Klaus Major
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