Weird LiveCode Plugins Prefs writing problems
ambassador at fourthworld.com
Fri Feb 8 21:45:22 EST 2019
William Prothero wrote:
> Livecode 9.0.2 business Mac OSX 10.14.2
> I can’t figure this out. I’m having problems with LiveCode Plugins
> writing prefs to the Plugins folder on my Mac. None of the prefs
> for the extensions are able to update. At first, I thought it was
> a problem with 4WDevolution, but now it’s with Navigator and won’t
> install Hermann’s Turnimage extension. The prefs files (not TurnImage,
> which throws an error) show up in the extensions folder with a “~”
> after them, indicating it’s a temporary file with 0 bytes and that
> the save has failed. So I can see that there is an attempt to write
> the prefs file in the correct place, but replacing the older file
> with the new file fails.r
> I’ve got bitDefender and “CleanMyMac”. However, I can write, and
> update test data, with a livecode script, to the Plugins folder so
> I am really stuck and out of ideas.
> This is very puzzling. Has anybody else seen this behavior?
I haven't, but I'm sure we can solve it.
What is the full path to your Plugins folder?
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