THOUGHT: the [effective] [working] screenLoc

Paul Dupuis paul at
Mon Jun 4 12:07:59 EDT 2018

Yes, that is why I said (read below) that if others did not think there
should be an effective and/or working key word for the screenLoc
function, I would roll my own based on the screenRect function. I was
asking whether other think the screenLoc function should or should not
have these keywords.

On 6/4/2018 11:55 AM, Bob Sneidar via use-livecode wrote:
> Seems like you could subtract item 1 from item 3 and item 2 from item 4 of the effective screenRect to get what you need. 
> Bob S
>> On Jun 4, 2018, at 08:08 , Paul Dupuis via use-livecode <use-livecode at> wrote:
>> I posted the question below and got no responses so I thought I would
>> try again.
>> I noticed that screenLoc has no effective or working keywords associated
>> with it in LC9 or earlier. It seems to me that it should and that if it
>> has been done for the screenRect(s), it should be a small enhancement to
>> add them to the screenLoc
>> Do others agree? If so I will submit and enhancement entry to the
>> quality center. if not, I'll drop this discussion thread and roll my own
>> function based on the screenRect function.
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