Flasher Archive

[Previous] [Next] - [Index] [Thread Index] - [Previous in Thread] [Next in Thread]


Subject: RE: FLASH: Deleting unused items from the Library?
From: Rebecca Lovelace
Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2000 22:01:38 GMT

John, somebody has to tell the computer how to think in the first place, so
there has to be reasoning SOMEWHERE! :)

If you are getting involved in this thread, can you confirm whether it is
safe to delete something that Flash isn't telling you is unused (as I said
before, this used to be VERY DANGEROUS in early versions of Director on the
PC, score slots would keep references to non-existent cast members and this
could cause crashes)?

Maybe I've just been using MM products too long....I'm too paranoid.

Thanks for any more info,

Rebecca

-----Original Message-----
From: jdowdellatmacromedia [dot] com [jdowdellatmacromedia [dot] com (mailto:jdowdellatmacromedia [dot] com)]
Sent: Tuesday, November 28, 2000 4:21 PM
To: flasheratchinwag [dot] com
Subject: RE: FLASH: Deleting unused items from the Library?


At 1:07 PM 11/28/0, Rebecca Lovelace wrote:
>The question is why does it think the button is used? I'd love to know the
>reasoning behind this. Morbid curiousity, I guess.

It's just a computer... manipulates bits. It can't think very well.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
flasher is generously supported by...
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
flashforward2000 and the Flash(tm) Film Festival
November 27-29, 2000, LONDON, National Film Theatre

Produced by United Digital Artists and lynda.com
-Sponsored by Macromedia, Adobe Systems and Apple Computer
-http://www.flashforward2000.com or UK tel. +44 (0870) 751 1526
Register before November 10 and save 200
http:// www.flashforward2000.com
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
To unsubscribe or change your list settings go to
http://www.chinwag.com/flasher or email helpatchinwag [dot] com


Replies
  RE: FLASH: Deleting unused items from th, JGL

[Previous] [Next] - [Index] [Thread Index] - [Next in Thread] [Previous in Thread]