[ ANN ] Release 8.1.0 RC-1
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Thu Aug 25 17:03:26 EDT 2016
Monte Goulding wrote:
> Richard wrote:
>> Any chance we can have the scriptTextFont and scriptTextSize global
>> properties reinstated as the mechanism for that?
> After reading the report I’m not really sure if they are deprecated
> or not…
They worked in the MC IDE, and IIRC in the Revolution IDE for a while as
Maybe what happened is that during the major Script Editor overhaul
someone who wasn't familiar with the long history of those HyperTalk
properties replaced them with scripted alternatives.
I like Panos' suggestion:
> Could we probably set them on startup?
> put revIDEGetPreference("cScriptEditor,editor,font") into scriptTextFont
> put revIDEGetPreference("cScriptEditor,editor,fontSize") into
You'll also want to use those properties for any getters as well, given
that they are global and perhaps settable by third-party plugins.
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