Bug 20117: new rc2 sets a backdrop, and preferences for same

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at gmail.com
Wed Jul 19 07:34:11 EDT 2017


In English:

Each to his own taste, but this is not a choice.
I want a short, alcoholic French drink to settle my stomach.

In Lallans (Scots):

Ilka mon mun dree his ain wierd, but its nae his ain juist nou,
an Ahm ettlin fae sic tae settle masen.

I do not stretch very far with German, I'm afraid.

On 7/19/17 2:28 pm, Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode wrote:
> I am sorry, but my French is not so good. Google translate gave me the following translation to English:
>
> * Everyone to his taste but this, o, ent it is not a choice!
> I would like a digestive.
>
> But still wondering what you wanted to say.
> (The German translation was even more confusing)
>
>
>
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>> Am 19.07.2017 um 12:54 schrieb Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>>:
>>
>> *Chacun à son gôut mais à ce ,o,ent c'est pas un choix!
>>
>> Je voudrais un digestif.
>>
>> Richmond.
>> *
>> On 7/19/17 1:17 pm, Matthias Rebbe via use-livecode wrote:
>>> Me too. Especially when my desktop is once again messy. And that happens quite often.
>>>
>>> The backdrop function in LC even made me write a little tool which does something similar and layers over the whole desktop to hide the mess. Very useful when i demonstrate something to others on my computer.
>>>
>>> Matthias
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>>>> Am 19.07.2017 um 11:10 schrieb Roger Eller via use-livecode <use-livecode at lists.runrev.com <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>>>:
>>>>
>>>> Personally, I have always liked, and often used a light gray backdrop to
>>>> minimize distractions from the OS.  It makes LiveCode feel more like a
>>>> unified environment.
>>>>
>>>> ~Roger
>>>>
>>>> On Jul 19, 2017 4:55 AM, "Mark Waddingham via use-livecode" <
>>>> use-livecode at lists.runrev.com <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com <mailto:use-livecode at lists.runrev.com>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> On 2017-07-19 08:56, Richmond Mathewson via use-livecode wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>> Even that is a "load of old Bollo"; I'm sure that a lot of people
>>>>>> trying out LiveCode for the first time
>>>>>> are going to go "gae quair" when they see their desktop vanish.
>>>>>>
>>>>> Possibly - but until you test such a thing, a statement either way is just
>>>>> conjecture... Hence why we are testing it!
>>>>>
>>>>> Admittedly, this was perhaps a slightly riskier test then something like
>>>>> the handler menu; although had it actually *only* affected people who were
>>>>> still in 'first run' mode... No-one on this list would have probably
>>>>> noticed, thus it would not have occasioned any comment.
>>>>>
>>>>> There will be an RC-3 which fixes that problem at least - whether or not
>>>>> the auto-backdrop will be kept (in first run mode) will be largely down to
>>>>> what the analysis of results of the testing say.
>>>>>
>>>>> Warmest Regards,
>>>>>
>>>>> Mark.
>>>>>
>>>>> --
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