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Ideally there would be a way for the App to use its location as the default folder so explicit folder names didn't have to be baked in, but at least the App is working now :-).

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This turns out to be because the current folder for files is the composition's location when using the Vuo Editor, but the desktop (I think) when running as a standalone App. So my App was not finding my JSON file and using the most recent values. If I add the full path to my file name the App finds my JSON file and reads changing values as expected.

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Adrian commented on Adrian's Bug Report, “'Is Time of Day After' problem

It may be that the Start Time needs to be explicitly set...

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Actually, the values read from the file remain fixed even after a computer restart and only change when I recompile. So I wonder if the files values are bound into the App?

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Jean Marie commented on Adrian's Discussion, “How to add a newline in a log entry?

You want the separator to be a linebreak. From the keyboard shortcuts section of the manual:

⌥↵ Open a Text input editor and press ⌥↵ to add a linebreak. (Which is the Option + Return Key)

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Adrian posted a new Bug Report, “'Is Time of Day After' problem

'Is Time of Day After' problem

Status: 

Vuo version: 

OS version: 

  • macOS 10.15

How severely does this bug affect you?: 

●●○○ — It's annoying but I can work around it.

Steps causing the bug to occur: 

'Is Time of Day After' fails to test correctly if 'Start Time' is not specified as midnight. e.g. the following occurs: Testing if 0947 is before 1659: True Testing if 0947 is before 1700: False Testing if 1017 is before 1659: True Testing if 1017 is before 1700: False

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Adrian posted a new Discussion, “How to add a newline in a log entry?
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Resolved: 'Fetch JSON Tree' values read from disk are out of date

I'm using 'Fetch JSON Tree' triggered by 'Fire Periodically' to read preferences from a file that can change as the composition runs. This works fine when run within the Vuo Editor, but when compiled to a standalone App the values do not reflect the changing file state. I'm guessing they are cached at some point.

Is this a legit use case for these nodes? If so, any ideas on how to fix, i.e. flush the buffers? Thanks.

(A simple test composition has been added to show the problem.)

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it sets a window size of 0x0, aka you get no window ?

I see the problem. I'll work on a solution. I'll have to ask the team what the plan is for The composition view should have the previous size and pos .....

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