Using MySQL on (headless) Linux

Ben Rubinstein benr_mc at
Tue Feb 2 04:43:45 EST 2021

Thanks Mark. The issue here is that the stack was running headless, not in the 
IDE. But I had it write the externals to stdout and indeed the result was 
empty, so then I resaved it with the embedded property... etc. But this is 
moot given other-Mark's message.



On 02/02/2021 00:55, Mark Wieder via use-livecode wrote:
> On 2/1/21 2:25 PM, Ben Rubinstein via use-livecode wrote:
>> 1. I've not found how to access externals (in this case the database 
>> library) without explicitly setting the 'externals' property of the stack to 
>> a (generally unreliably) full path before the stack is saved.
> If you type in the messagebox
> put the externals of stack "Home"
> you should see everything there. If not, your system is misconfigured.

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