LiveCode won't recognize my stack

Mark Wieder ahsoftware at sonic.net
Fri Dec 27 20:08:07 EST 2019


On 12/27/19 2:51 PM, Bill Vlahos via use-livecode wrote:
> List,
> 
> Version 9.x of LiveCode doesn’t recognize stacks unless the file name ends with either .rev or .livecode. Previous versions (I don’t know when this changed) were able to.
> 
> I use a stack file as the Preferences file for InfoWallet but the file name is “LicenseKey.IW”. When I execute the following command to read custom properties in the stack it fails with an error. Type: Chunk: can't find stack
> 
> put the uDefaultWallet of stack "LicenseKey.IW" into vDefault

Is that the name of the stack or the stack *file*?
If it's a filename then you'll have to load it into memory, change it, 
and save it.

It's things like this that got me to store preferences in text files.

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  Mark Wieder
  ahsoftware at gmail.com



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