Question about the result

Mike Bonner bonnmike at
Sun Feb 25 12:20:57 EST 2018

That is rather strange.  Most of the time LC is exactly what I expect, but
then there are those head scratcher issues that keep me flummoxed. <--
(word of the day)

On Sun, Feb 25, 2018 at 9:57 AM, jbv via use-livecode <
use-livecode at> wrote:

> On Sun, February 25, 2018 5:36 pm, Mike Bonner via use-livecode wrote:
> > Ah, well the only useful part of my answer then would regard the first
> > issue. The result remaining empty was the correct response because the
> > base url was valid, so the command didn't fail to connect to the url, and
> > no 404 type or other type errors were returned as part of the headers.
> >
> Actually, when I wrote "never went through", that's exactly what happened :
> the request never went through, the server never received that request and
> therefore never returned anything. And even more surprising, the line
>    put URL ("" & it) into myVar
> didn't block the execution of the script and the following lines were
> executed,
> and myVar was empty.
> That's the reason why I was surprised to see that the result was empty as
> well;
> I would expect something like "data corrupted" or "impossible to send
> request"...
> And also to have the script blocked by that line...
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