name vs short name

Klaus major-k klaus at
Thu Jul 4 08:38:58 EDT 2019

Hi all,

> Am 04.07.2019 um 14:31 schrieb Sean Cole (Pi) via use-livecode <use-livecode at>:
> Klaus,
> you are right! The dictionary entry is wrong.
> It would not make logical sense to be able to set the short name of
> something just as it is not logical to set the long or abbreviated name of
> it. Hence why we have ONLY set the name of it. The 'short' keyword would be
> superfluous.
> But the dictionary should have the examples the other way round.
> Sean Cole
> *Pi Digital*

looks like I already reported/"enhancement requested" this five years ago. 8-)
I just added a comment.



Klaus Major
klaus at

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