Strict compilation mode

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Sat Oct 5 14:51:44 EDT 2013

On 10/05/2013 09:18 PM, Mark Wieder wrote:
> John-
> Saturday, October 5, 2013, 11:09:19 AM, you wrote:
>>      I guess I am lucky or there is some other, unknown, issue
>> that is driving the "shadow" bug.  I have occasionally messed up and
>> redeclared a global as a local and received the error.  In V5, as I
>> recall, I would fix it and relaunch LC as a matter of course,  In
>> 6.1.2 RC1, the last time I received the warning, simply cleaning up
>> code allowed it to run without a restart.  Perhaps there is
>> something buried in the stack file (some vestige you have no control
>> over) that is driving the issue.  I will consider my self lucky for
>> now and hope my luck doesn't change.
> My experience is the same as yours, and has been for a decade or so.
> If anyone has a sample stack that illustrates the shadow bug, send it
> my way - I would love to see what's going on there.

Well, I'm either amazingly lucky or naive (or both, Ha, Ha), but I 
cannot begin to even
understand the problems you are writing about. The only time I've ever 
had to restart
Livecode is because a dp or rc has frozen.


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