IDE oddities (was Re: Error Messages Are Evil)

Mike Kerner MikeKerner at
Thu May 15 14:02:19 EDT 2014

Most of the LC-coded portions of LC are not part of GitHub.  This also
includes dataGrids, which have several issues I discovered earlier in the

On Thu, May 15, 2014 at 12:07 PM, Devin Asay <devin_asay at> wrote:

> On May 15, 2014, at 9:57 AM, Charles E Buchwald <charles at>
> wrote:
> > Mike, this is the part that I don't get about open source... yet. I
> guess we don't have the community structures to handle it.
> >
> > I mean, I've made that (free) plugin to handle this specific problem.
> "lcMover" moves stacks/windows around, whether they are off-screen or not.
> I even added an option recently to specifically move off-screen stacks back
> on-screen. (Not posted quite yet... on the way.)
> > Isn't the whole open source idea that I could contribute some code for
> that to the IDE? Preferably without having to write it in C++?
> >
> > Since GitHub doesn't work for this, will we eventually have designated
> community members to shepherd the integration of code or features like
> this? That is, a community mechanism for addressing "IDE oddities"?
> In light of my effort to compile this list, I'm interested in the answer
> to this question as well. My understanding is that the IDE is not yet part
> of the GitHub… thingy, but will be soon. Richard?
> Devin
> Devin Asay
> Office of Digital Humanities
> Brigham Young University
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