What's everyone working on this month? (September 2015 edition)
revdev at pdslabs.net
Tue Sep 29 15:31:09 EDT 2015
Yesterday morning I built a tool that automatically crops and rotates a
batch of snapshots. The photos are of all the pages of a recipe book I
created in 1993, for which I no longer have the source files. I shot the
book with my phone using a photo box like this one
This afternoon I plan to make some small changes to a LC-based
client-server business system that should dramatically reduce the amount
of LAN traffic it creates.
On 9/28/15 11:09 AM, Peter TB Brett wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm really interested to hear about what you're working on at the
> moment. The community always seems to have a huge, exciting and
> varied range of projects going on, and it's great to hear how people
> are using LiveCode for work, for hobbies, for learning or for play!
> I'll start:
> 1. I've been working on the HTML5 engine. For the last couple of
> weeks, I've been focussed on getting LiveCode Builder (i.e. widgets)
> working in HTML5, and it's been an often rather frustrating business,
> because it's really hard to debug asm.js code running in the browser!
> Every time I think I've nailed the last bug, another one jumps out of
> the woodwork. However, I'm feeling hopeful that by the time of the
> Global Jam next week, everyone will be able to use widgets in the
> browser. And after that, commercial HTML5...
> 2. I've added a new test framework to the repository that lets us
> write script-only test stacks and run them automatically for every
> proposed change. Now I need to get contributors to write tests!
> What have you been working on?
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