[futurebasic] Re: [FB] New Project command broken

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From: Joe Lewis Wilkins <PepeToo@...>
Date: Sat, 13 Nov 1999 00:18:01 -0800
Robert Purves wrote:

> The recent hierarchical menu titles for the New Project command are kinda
> cute (FBII Compatible, FB^3 LITE, FB^3 Objects). This seems to have
> distracted people's attention away from the small drawback that they don't
> work.
>
> Create a new project, type something into the main window, and run the
> project. You will get a Dread Error Message
>
>   Error: Could not Open Source File: FBII COMPATIBLE
>   in file stupid at line 12 in Start Of Program
>   *INCLUDE "FBII Compatible"*
>
> showing that a wrong file name has been substituted for "Rntm FBII.Incl".

I duplicated Robert's effort with the same result on an iMac/333 w/System 8.6.
I have picts of the screen and subsequent Error Messages and Dialogs if you
are interested in them Chris. 124k total. Can I send them to you?

Joe Wilkins