BvG Docu fails

Peter Haworth pete at lcsql.com
Thu Dec 26 17:53:33 EST 2013


Having the same problem here, also at record number 1700.

Pete
lcSQL Software <http://www.lcsql.com>


On Thu, Dec 26, 2013 at 2:28 PM, prothero at earthednet.org <
prothero at earthednet.org> wrote:

> Bjornke:
> In LiveCode 6.5.1, BvG Docu, when I launch Livecode, puts up a "Please
> Wait" "Waiting for Processing 1700" dialog, which never goes away. It
> worked fine with previous versions of LiveCode. It starts the countdown,
> then the Livecode window comes up with BvG Docu's window behind it. Then it
> hangs. It worked fine in 6.5 but the livecode window didn't show before it
> finished updating the docs database.  Could that be the problem?
> Bill
>
> William Prothero
> http://es.earthednet.org
>
>
>
> On Dec 4, 2013, at 6:59 AM, Björnke von Gierke <bvg at mac.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi Alex (sending to you directly as well as the list, so you might get
> this twice in your inbox)
> >
> > The problem is that maxY doesn't work with stackedBar charts. I know
> it's kind of an unexpected feature to leave out for that particular type,
> but that's how it always has been :(
> >
> > To clean all 'settings' for ChartsEngine, you need to manipulate the
> custom property set of the group that shows the chart. Sometimes that can
> be confusing, so I suggest you browse trough the custom properties in the
> property inspector of the IDE and select the propertySet "charts" there.
> Then you can pick properties to delete one by one, or just delete the
> propertySet "charts" completely to start fresh. An approach that I use
> often would be to reset the properties and start completely over every time
> via script, it works like this:
> >
> > put "1,2,3" & return & "4,5,6" into chartsArray["data"]
> > put "barsStacked" into chartsArray["chartStyle"]
> > --etc.
> > set the customProperties["charts"] of group "example" to chartsArray
> > send "chartsRefresh" to group "example"
> >
> >
> > Also make sure to check out the documentation stack, it's supplied with
> every download.
> >
> > If you can't post to forums.runrev.com, then you probably need to ask
> RunRev support about that... But of course you can always contact me
> directly on chartsengine at chartsengine.com , or any other of my email
> addresses. All relevant information about ChartsEngine can always be found
> here:
> >
> > http://forums.runrev.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=6882
> >
> > Cheers
> > Bjoernke
> >
> > PS: don't forget that ChartsEngine is part of the winter holiday sale
> that RunRev is having right now: http://livecode.com/mega-bundle-2013/
> >
> >
> > On 04.12.2013, at 12:01, Alex Tweedly <alex at tweedly.net> wrote:
> >
> >> (I  know there's a forum specifically for ChartsEngine - if I could
> figure out how to post there, I might have used it :-)
> >>
> >> There was a problem (a long time ago) with setting maxY for a stacked
> line chart, causing the highest line to be drawn at the maxY rather than at
> its actual height ( http://forums.runrev.com/viewtopic.php?f=36&t=6144 )
> but that was apparently fixed in 1.1.1
> >>
> >> I seem to be getting a kind of similar problem with stacked bar charts
> - setting a value for maxY shifts all bars up to the top of the chart.
> (This is with ChartsEngine Demo, stacked bar chart sample - just setting
> maxY made it happen).
> >> Has anyone else seen this ?
> >> Or know a way round it ?
> >>
> >> Also - once you've set a value for maxY - how can you 'unset' it ?
> Simply setting
> >> set charts["maxY"] of tchart to empty
> >> doesn't seem to take it away properly.
> >>
> >> I'd give more detail - but I don't want to use up my limited number of
> tries with the demo version, so can't run it again just to give a better
> description.
> >>
> >> Thanks
> >> -- Alex.
> >
> >
> > --
> >
> > Use an alternative Dictionary viewer:
> > http://bjoernke.com/bvgdocu/
> >
> > Chat with other RunRev developers:
> > http://bjoernke.com/chatrev/
> >
> >
> >
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