[futurebasic] Re: ResEdit's Quirk

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From: Mike Friedman <friedo@...>
Date: Tue, 25 Nov 1997 10:53:30 -0500 (EST)
I've never noticed any of these bugs, nor did I ever hear about them
before.  What version of ResEdit are you fellas running?

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On Tue, 25 Nov 1997, Jim Henson wrote:

>  Rick Brown 11/25/97 03:00 rbrown@...
> 
> >There is actually a known bug in ResEdit which exhibits behavior like
> >what you describe.  If I remember right, the bug does not rear its ugly
> >head if you make sure to put something (anything) onto the clipboard
> >before you start editing your resources.  (Fellow ListMembers please
> >correct me if I've got this wrong.)
> 
> I have a "Dummy" rsrc file .. That I use to start a Program .. with all 
> the basic resources that I use, Preinstalled .. One is a SIZE Resource .. 
> 
> Every time I open a ResEdit rsrc file .. I've developed the habit of 
> automatically Click & and Copy the SIZE .. The Size is small and Copies 
> fast .. AND .. sets a "Standard Routine" that prevents forgetting the 
> safe guard ..
> 
> ALSO .. IF you have more than one ResEdit rsrc file open at one time .. 
> You have to do the Click & Copy routine ON ALL of them .. 
> 
> Another "Bug" you may encounter .. IF .. IF you have FB & and a ResEdit 
> rsrc File open at the same time .. Where the two overlap .. You may loose 
> the cursor in that region of your Screen .. The cursor is there and 
> Functional .. BUT it is invisible 
> 
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