Backwards compatibility or sanity? help

Kay C Lan lan.kc.macmail at
Wed Aug 24 08:39:30 EDT 2016

On Sun, Aug 21, 2016 at 7:52 AM, Monte Goulding <monte at> wrote:
>> On 21 Aug 2016, at 9:38 AM, Randy Hengst <iowahengst at> wrote:
>> This doesn’t totally fit with the conversation, and I assume the Team knows this but… SORT assumes that a trailing comma indicates an empty item
> Oh yay…. this behavior persists in LiveCode 8.

As does this situation where combine/split doesn't round-trip, in the msg box:

put 9 into Array[1]
put empty into Array[2]
put 7 into Array[3]
put empty into Array[4]
combine Array using comma
put Array & cr into msg
split Array using comma
put the keys of Array after msg

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